Adult diagnosis

Dr Marilyn Willis - based in Dunedin but happy to travel to Southland to meet families
Website: www.aspergers.consulting

Dr Ian Shaw - needs a referral by a registered professional – Doctor, Plunket, Public Health, Well Child Services
Address: PO Box 612 Invercargill
Phone: (027) 654 1363
Email: babydoc@xnet.co.nz

Children’s Health - Southern DHB
Contact: Carmen Lobb (ASD/Developmental Coordinator)
Address: Private Bag 1921, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
Phone: (03) 474 0999 ext 58667 
Mobile: (027) 645 6799
Email: carmen.lobb@southerndhb.govt.nz

 

Education

Southern Institute of Technology (SIT)
Freephone: 0800 40 3337 ext 8752
Phone: (03) 211 2699 ext 8752
Text: 027 6055 965
Email: claire.oneill@sit.ac.nz

 

Employment

IDEA Services
Phone: (03) 218 8188
Email: southland@idea.org.nz 

Workbridge
Phone: (03) 214 0227
Email: trudyk@workbridge.co.nz

Southland Disability Enterprises
Phone: (03) 214 6188
Email: enquiries@sde.org.nz

Koha Kai
Phone: (021) 0820 5422
Email: janicel.kohakai@gmail.com

 

Support organisations

CCS
Phone: (03) 218 9616
Email: Southland@ccsDisabilityAction.org

Dyslexia Southland
Contact: Chris (Support Coordinator)
Phone: (021) 124 7538
Email: dyslexiasouthland@gmail.com
Website: www.dyslexiasupportsouthland.co.nz 

Community Care Trust
Phone: (03) 211 0021
Email: info@cct.org.nz

DRC Southland
Phone: (03) 214 5000 or 0800 100 531
Email: info@drcsouth.co.nz

Parent to Parent
Phone: (03) 214 3179
Email: southland@parent2parent.org.nz

ADHD
Website: www.adhd.org.nz

IDEA Services
Phone: (03) 218 8188
Email: southland@idea.org.nz

Southern Institute of Technology (SIT)
Contact: Liv Hall (Disability Support Liaison Officer)
Freephone: 0800 40 3337 ext 8752
Phone: (03) 211 2699 ext 8752
Text: (027) 6055 965
Email: liv.hall@sit.ac.nz

Special Olympics
Phone: (03) 225 8704
Email: southland@specialolympics.org.nz

Halberg Trust
Phone: 0800 425 2274 (0800 HALBERG)
Email: bridget@halberg.co.nz

ReThink Children's Therapy
Phone: (022) 100 1440
Address: Phillip Laing House, 144 Rattray Street
Email: office@rethink.net.nz

Riding for Disabled
Phone: (03) 213 0464
Email: committee@rdasouthland.org.nz

Looking for Urgent Help?

Please note we are not an emergency service. If you have an emergency situation, please call one of the following: 

Police - 111
Youthline - 0800 37 66 33
Lifeline - 0800 54 33 54
Oranga Tamariki (Ministry for Vulnerable Children) 0508 32 64 59