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Taranaki Primary Connections

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  • TPC connects people with counselling and psychological support
  • Taranaki wide
  • Free for teens and adults with mild to moderate mental health needs who cannot meet the costs of private counselling

For a full list of Taranaki Primary Connections providers click here.

Taranaki Primary Connections (TPC) is a free service for people with mild to moderate mental health needs who cannot financially meet the costs of private counselling.

TPC connects and co-ordinates brief counselling and psychological support, following a referral from a health professional such as a GP, public health nurse or school guidance counsellor.

The service is Taranaki wide and is available for people 12 years and over.  Individual needs are assessed by a health professional with personal circumstances taken into account when allocating a counsellor.

Priority is given to Māori, Pasifika people, youth with a K10 score lower than 30 and a PHQ of 14 and under.

For questions or concerns please contact the TPC co-ordinator at Tui Ora: 

Phone (06) 759 4064, fax (06) 759 1799 or email tpc@tuiora.co.nz

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How much does this service cost?

Free to people, aged 12 and over, who fit the criteria

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Contact

TPC co-ordinator at Tui Ora: Phone (06) 759 4064, fax (06) 759 1799 or email tpc@tuiora.co.nz

Accepted Referrers

  • Any other health Provider

Accepted Referral Methods

  • Any
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QuickInfo

  • TPC connects people with counselling and psychological support
  • Taranaki wide
  • Free for teens and adults with mild to moderate mental health needs who cannot meet the costs of private counselling