You can contact us directly, you don’t need a referral from anyone. When you contact us, we will organise a time for you to meet with one of our staff to talk about your options.

Phone: 03 366 8083

Fax: 03 366 8072

Email: admin@dsn.org.nz

4th Floor, Latimer View House, 215 Gloucester St

PO Box 13167, Christchurch 8141

We are open 9:00am – 3:00pm, Monday to Friday. Appointments may be arranged outside these times if required.

Our office is open during the day, but due to the nature of our work we can’t always get to the phone immediately to answer your call. Please leave us a message and we will get back to you as soon as we can.

If you require immediate support, consider calling one of the following helplines:

  • Depression Helpline: 0800 111 757
  • Youthline: 0800 376 633
  • Lifeline: 0800 543 354

If there is an urgent need, contact PES (for your local number look in the beginning of your phone book). If someone is in imminent danger, emergency services needs to be contacted (111).