Useful Links

  • All Right? – “works to support and improve Cantabrians’ mental health and wellbeing as we recover and rebuild from the earthquakes”
  • Canterbury Mental Health Directory (MHERC site) – “directory of Mental Health Services in the Canterbury region, including Canterbury District Health Board Specialist Mental Health Services”
  • Comcare Trust – “mental health and addiction services for the people of Canterbury”
  • depression.org.nz – “follow other people’s journeys to wellness, below, or explore the site to find your own way to a better place”
  • Mental Health Advocacy and Peer Support (MHAPS) – “assist people who experience mental distress, mental illness and / or substance addiction through their choice of services towards recovery”
  • Mental Health Education & Resource Centre (MHERC)
  • Stepping Stone Trust – “offers a range of community-based support services for adults, youth and families who live in Canterbury and are affected by mental illness”
  • Supporting Families in Mental Illness – “support families and whanau to provide the best possible quality of life and recovery to their loved one who has a mental illness and to their own self care”
  • The Lowdown – “straight up answers for when life sucks”
  • Warmline – “telephone support service for people experiencing mental illness”