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Hillmorton Hospital

Delta Level 2 visitor restrictions effective from Thursday 4 November until further notice

Under COVID-19 Delta Alert Level 2 visitor access for Canterbury DHB health facilities will continue to be restricted to enable safe physical distancing.

For more details about what to do when visiting please see our COVID-19 page.



Hillmorton Hospital
Annex Road South, Middleton
Christchurch 8024

Postal Address
Hillmorton Hospital
Private Bag 4733, Christchurch

In an emergency

In a medical emergency, call 111 and ask for an ‘ambulance’.

For advice about evening time and urgent medical care in Canterbury see after-hours and urgent care advice

Visiting hours

  • Mothers & Babies Unit / C Ward, 10am-8pm Daily
  • Seager Clinic 10am-8pm Daily
  • Child, Adolescent & Family Inpatient Unit - please call (03) 337 7773 for the best time to visit.
  • Adult Acute Inpatient Service – Te Awakura 10am-8pm Daily
  • Kennedy Detox Unit - Family, Whanau and friends are asked to contact the unit on (03) 339 1139 regarding the best time to visit.
  • Tupuna Villa - 10am-8pm Daily
  • Psychiatric Service for Adults with Intellectual Disability (PSAID) - 10am-8pm Daily

Visiting hours continued...

  • Assessment, Treatment & Rehabilitation (AT&R) - 10am-8pm Daily
  • Te Whare Manaaki - Please contact the unit on (03) 3377969 ext. 33440 to arrange visits
  • Te Whare Hohou Roko - Please contact the unit on (03) 3377969 ext. 33962 to arrange visits
  • Te Whare Mauri Ora - 10am-8pm Daily

Specialist Mental Health Service Units can be flexible with visiting outside of times listed above. Staff will be happy to discuss options with visitors. Visitors may sometimes be asked to wait when their family member or friend is occupied in part of the treatment programme.

Enquiries and feedback

We welcome your feedback about our services and your experiences at Hillmorton Hospital.

Note: We cannot give medical advice by email. Please contact your doctor or the person in charge of your medical care.

Hillmorton Hospital facilities at a glance


Disability car parking

Food & drink vending machines

Disabled & Visitor toilets

Page last updated: 5 November 2021

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