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

Waves Support groups around New Zealand

More information about the Waves programme

Location   Contact Information
Auckland Lila Vaganar 09 390 1453 or
Lynda Delamore 09 390 1453
Email: [email protected]
Auckland North Shore Equip Mental Health 09 477 0338
Auckland South Linda Bowden
Email: [email protected]
Christchurch Supporting Families in Mental Illness 03 595 2683 or 0800 87 66 82
Email: [email protected]
Gisborne Karyn Williams
Email: [email protected]
Hamilton Ross Woodhouse 027 692 0726
Email: [email protected]
Hutt Valley Lisa Almand
Email: [email protected] or
Leah Cooper
Email: [email protected] at
Te Awakairangi Health Network 04 566 5320
Invercargill Able Southern Family Support 03 218 2100
Nelson Nelson Bays Primary Health
Karen Winton 03 539 1170
Northland Sam Cassidy at Manaaki Counselling Services
Email: [email protected]
South Waikato (Tokoroa) Supporting Families in Mental Illness Waikato Office: 07 886 1568 or 0800 555 434
Email: [email protected]
Tauranga/Western Bay of Plenty Janet Baird 075784480
Email: [email protected]
Timaru Erin Anderson 03 684 4523 / 0800 732 000
Wairarapa Jill Renata 06 3773081 ext 704
Email: [email protected]
Wellington Skylight 0800 299 100
Email: [email protected]
West Coast Debbie Cogger 027 478 9892
Email: [email protected] or
Annabel Gosset 027 4639 059
Email: [email protected]

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