Respite & Residential Mental Health Services

Awhi Rito – Maternal RespiteIntroduction Video
Service Manager: Sara Pai
This service is for women who need 24/7 mental health support and who have been referred by the DHB or their primary practitioner, and are either pregnant or have a baby under 12 months. Women stay in the 4-bedroom house for an average of 1-2 weeks. Trained staff are always present. Mental health support (either clinical or non-clinical) can also be provided in the woman’s own home.
Location: Manurewa

 

Kahurangi / Genesis – Residential Care
Service Manager: Sheri Marander
This service is for people with severe mental illness who need on-going support and staff always present.
Location: Manurewa

 

Reframe – Youth Respite
Service Manager: Sheri Marander
This service is for young people 13–26 years old who need 24/7 mental health support and who have been referred by the DHB. The young people stay in the 4-bedroom house for an average of 1-2 weeks. Trained staff are always present. There is also a skills-based day programme 7 days per week, both for those staying in the house and for young people attending for the day only.
Location: Pt Chevalier

 

Tumanako & Te Aroha – Adult Respite
Service Manager: Sara Pai
People using this service are 18 years or older, needing 24/7 mental health support and referred by the DHB. People stay in one of two 4-bedroom houses for an average of 1-2 weeks. Trained staff are always present.
Location: Manurewa

 


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Sara Pai