Te Atea Marino - CADS Auckland

Te Atea Marino offers a range of support groups (some after hours), individual counselling, and consultation options in a culturally appropriate treatment environment to support tangata whaiora and their whanau whose lives are affected by the use of alcohol and/or other drugs.

We provide specialist services for:

  • Rangitahi (youth)
  • Kaimanaaki ukaipo (pregnant women and parents with young children)
  • Ariari o te orange (consumers of mental health services)
  • Whanau of those who have alcohol and drug issues

We are a mobile team so can meet you at your home or wherever is comfortable for you.

Services can be accessed by calling 845-1818 or by emailing teatea@waitematadhb.govt.nz
Walk-in clinic available 10am-1pm Mon-Fri at CADS South Building 4, 17 Lambie Drive Manukau

A regional alcohol and drug service providing a range of interventions and activities to support tangata whaiora, whanau and communities, addresses problems that relate to alcohol and drug use. Referrals are directed to Te Atea Marino or through any one of the CADS units and regional services.

Service Type

Assessment, Day Programme, Groups, Individual Counselling, Other, Whanau / Family Group


Family/Whanau/Significant Other, Generic Adult, Generic Youth, Kaupapa Maori



Not Catered For


Available To

Auckland, Counties-Manukau, Waitemata

Referral Method

Self, GP, Assessment Agency, Other Agency, Helpline





Therapeutic Approach

Powhiri Poutama, Te Whare Tapa Wha, outreach interventions, motivational interviewing, strengths-based interventions, client centred counselling, biopsychosocial interventions, harm reduction strategies, group based interventions, family based interventions, and psychological interventions.

Contact Information

09 845 1818

9.00 am - 4.30pm


via website (www.cads.org.nz)

17 Lambie Drive, Manukau
Auckland Central