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Supported activity

Comcare Trust – Activelinks

Phone: (03) 377-7020 (Christchurch) and (03) 310‑6060 (Rangiora)

For people 18 to 65 years with a diagnosis of a moderate to severe mental illness.

Website: www.comcare.org.nz

Services available:

Emerge Aotearoa – Activity Based Experience

Phone: (03) 371-5599

Website: emergeaotearoa.org.nz

Address: 8 Kennedy Pl, Hillsborough, Christchurch.

For people 16 to 65 years experiencing mild to moderate mental illness.

Services available:

Green Prescription

Green Prescription is a programme that helps you to get more activity into your day-to-day life.

Step Ahead Trust

Phone: (03) 389-4001 or 0800‑688‑732

Website: stepahead.org.nz

Addresses:

167 Stanmore Rd, Linwood, Christchurch.

9 Puriri St, Riccarton, Christchurch.

Thrive Church, 86 Victoria St, Rangiora (Mondays).

War Memorial Hall, corner Albert St and High St, Rangiora (Wednesdays).

Baring Square Centre, Ashburton (Fridays).

Pick-ups can be arranged from Kaiapoi and Amberley.

For people 18 to 65 years throughout Canterbury with a mental health diagnosis who can attend meetings independently. That means you must have at least a basic level of motivation. You may be helped in your first visit by your community support worker, a family member, a friend, or another support person. You can attend as often as you like as long as you take part in meaningful activities.

Services available:

Written by HealthInfo clinical advisers. June 2016.

Page reference: 62039

Review key: HIHMI-138165