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Zoom to Noon: Alcohol and other drugs support groups online

Wednesday, July 1, 2020   Posted in: Resources and Information By: Administrator With tags: alcohol and drugs, gambling, support group, technology

Zoom to Noon is a series of online alcohol and other drug support groups provided by MHERC as a vehicle to better health and wellbeing.

Join the Zoom to Noon support groups. Contact Marc Beecroft at MHERC for more information (021 881 752).

Recovery 24/7: Mondays from 2 to 3pm

This group is for people wanting to reduce harm associated with alcohol and drug use. The aim of the group is to educate on behaviours, attitudes and beliefs related to addiction and developing strategies for improved health and wellbeing.

This group is facilitated by Recovery 24/7.

Freedom From Gambling Harm: Tuesdays from noon to 1pm

This group is open to those affected by their own or someone else’s gambling. We will provide information, education and support for those wanting to reduce harm from gambling.

This group is facilitated by PGF Services.

Relapse Prevention 101: Wednesdays from noon to 1pm

Identify triggers, early warning signs and high-risk situations that lead to relapsing. Talk with clinicians and those with a lived experience of problematic alcohol and drug use to construct a relapse prevention plan.

This group is facilitated by Emerge Aotearoa.

Supporting Family or Whānau Connect: Thursdays from noon to 10pm

This group provides both education and support options for family or whānau.

Explore next steps for linking family members with support and treatment options. This group is facilitated by Familial Trust.

Friday Group: Fridays from noon to 1pm

A peer led support group where people support each other in developing strategies and sharing experiences on staying safe around alcohol and other drugs.

This group is facilitated by Friday Group.

Healthy Christchurch Champions

  • Canterbury District Health Board
  • Christchurch City Council
  • Environment Canterbury
  • Ministry of Health
  • Ngai Tahu
  • NZ Police
  • Pegasus Health
  • University of Otago, Christchurch