FOR URGENT MENTAL HEALTH REQUESTS:
In the case of immediate/imminent risk to life, call 111 and ask for Police/Ambulance.
For all urgent mental health assessments, please call Te Haika on 0800 745 477.
Giving consent means agreeing to a referral to the Mental Health, Addictions and Intellectual Disability Services (MHAIDS).
Please note that consent can be withdrawn at any time.
We share health information with your doctor/GP, other mental health staff and services, and NGO providers if they are involved in your assessment and recovery planning.
Information on the referral; We need as much information as you can provide to help us with your referral. If there is not enough information, this may cause a delay in processing your referral.