CAF North Community and Outreach Team

This outpatient service provides comprehensive psychiatric assessment and therapeutic intervention for children and adolescents 0-18 years (or older if still at school) in their family context.  Referrals are received from school counsellors, GPs and other health professionals, education and school staff and social service providers.  The service receives referrals via CAFLink for clients living in the northern part of Canterbury and Christchurch city.  Bases or clinics operate in Rangiora, Kaiapoi and Kaikoura.  It collaborates to provide specialist care pathways and group programmes with other CAF Services.  The service can also access the Child, Adolescent and Family Day Unit, Child, Adolescent and Family Inpatient Unit, a community respite facility and Alcohol and Drug service providers..


51 Sylvan Street, Hillmorton Hospital

Contact information

Telephone (03) 3391126

Fax            (03) 3391127


Page last reviewed: 06 October 2016