Adult Community Living Service:
Penina ACLS service works in partnership with its Pacific clinical partner, Matariki- CMDHB Pacific Clinical Mental Health Service. This service seeks to support service users within their natural communities and works with them to understand their recovery goals and aspirations, which allows us to create personalized solutions and pathways to achieve positive outcomes.
Our staff provide one to one support, which includes support to maintain personal wellness, advocacy, support in finding accommodation, access to vocational assistance, etc.
Referral to this service is restricted to referrals from clinical partner, Matariki- CMDHB Pacific Mental Health Services only.
Youth Community Living Service:
The YCLS service works in collaboration with our NGO partner organisations, namely Mahi Tahi, Trust and Emerge Aotearoa. This service aims to provide support to young people who have been referred by our clinical partner, Whirinaki- Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service, CMDHB.
This service provides one to one support based on the identified goals of the young person. This assistance includes school based support towards socialisation, physical and recreational support, including regular Fun-Squad activities, holiday programmes, etc. As a Pacific Provider, Penina seeks to ensure the inclusion of the young person’s family and/or significant others within the delivery of their services.
Referrals to this service are restricted to Whirinaki services only.