Child, Adolescent & Family (CAF) Service

This service provides specialist community and inpatient mental health services, including assessment, treatment and education, for individuals and their families.  It also provides consultation and liaison for general practitioners, schools and key allied health and social service agencies as well as providing inpatient services to the South Island and a consultation service to North and South Canterbury.

Child Adolescent & Family Inpatient Unit

A specialist regional (South Island) treatment and assessment facility.

Child, Adolescent & Family Day Unit

Offers comprehensive assessments and brief but intensive support and treatment to consumers aged up to 18 years

CAFEm (CAF Emergency Team)

The CAF Emergency Team manages In Hours Emergency presentations for children and adolescents up to the age of 18 years, between...

​CAFLink Single Point of Entry

CAFLink is the Child Adolescent and Family Mental Health Service ‘single point of entry function’ which streamlines access to...

CAF Community Consultation & Liaison

Clinical consultation and liaison with Primary Care, NGO's and other community agencies for children and adolescents with...

CAF South Community and Outreach team

An outpatient service providing comprehensive psychiatric assessment and therapeutic intervention for children and adolescents...

CAF North Community and Outreach Team

Ooutpatient service providing comprehensive psychiatric assessment and therapeutic intervention for children and adolescents...

Youth Forensic Team

This team provides a consult and liaison role as well as an assessment and treatment service for consumers aged 10 – 18 years...

Intensive Case Management Team

A service for children and adolescents under 18 years, (or up to 20 years if under guardianship or custody of the Chief...

School

School Based Mental Health Team

The goal of the school based mental health team is to provide a pro-active school based outreach service to support schools in...

Page last reviewed: 06 October 2016
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