CARE Marlborough

Open to those who have had, or are having involvement with a mental health service. They offer an informal, comfortable and warm environment that provides opportunities for recreation, socialisation and a meeting place to share common experiences. They embrace and promote the principles of recovery and work from a strengths model. Open daily from 9am – 3pm.

Phone: 03 578 0302
Email: caremarlb (at)

Compass Peer Support and Advocacy Service (Health Action Trust)

Community Mental Health peer advocacy and support service aiming to empower tangata whai ora/mental health service users/caregivers to receive the best possible service in a culture of respect and recovery, by ensuring their voice is heard and their rights upheld. or or

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Phone: 0800 212798
Email: compass (at)

Mental Health Consumer Advocacy Service

Offering peer-led advocacy and support to tangata whaiora/mental health services users within the Marlborough community. We walk with you, giving the support and information needed to ensure your voice is heard, and you are able to understand all aspects that relate to your recovery.

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Phone: 03 579 5304
Email: manager (at)

Nelson Postnatal Depression Support Network

In 1989 the network formed from a group of women who had experienced postnatal depression and recognised the lack of support available. It has since grown to a service that provides information and offers support through trained and experienced volunteer support workers. They cover from Nelson to Motueka and provide telephone support for those in rural surrounding areas.

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Nelson Waves Group

Waves is an eight week programme that aims to support adults 18+ years old who have been bereaved by suicide.

Date TBC

To register interest in attending or for more information, contact Nelson Bays Primary Health, Karen Winton.

Phone: Karen: 03 539 1170