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Adult Community Mental Health

The Adult Community Mental Health service provides assessment, treatment and support services to adults in the community, including assessment and interventions for urgent or crisis mental health needs.

Access to Adult Community Mental Health services is via Adult Single Point of Entry (SPOE)

Community-based (outpatient) mental health services for people living in Christchurch and surrounding rural areas.

Four city-based teams (North, South, East and West), one mid-Canterbury (Ashburton) team and the Rural team provide assessment and treatment for people 18-65 years of age who are, or may be, experiencing major mental health problems.


East Adult Community Service | Phone: 03 381 1559
North Adult Community Service Phone: 03 363 1950
South Adult Community Service | Phone: 03 363 1950
West Adult Community Service | Phone: 03 343 0836

Rural Adult Community Service |

Phone: 03 339 1109

Fergusson Building
Hillmorton Hospital
Annex Road South, Middleton
Christchurch, 8024

Ashburton Adult Community Service

Ashburton Hospital
11 Elizabeth St
Ashburton, 7700

Phone: 03 307 6923

Page last updated: 28 September 2020

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