Refer to Altered High

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How do you make a referral to Altered High?

Phone – Ring us on (09) 845 1893 in office hours, from 0830 – 1700 Monday to Friday. An Altered High worker will take your call, explain more about the service and answer any questions you have.

Text – If you haven’t got any credit on your phone you can text us on 027 462 4580, and we’ll call or text you back.

Fax – Print out an Altered High referral form, fill it in and fax it back to (09) 845 1895

Email / Web – You can contact us via this website: just fill out the contact form below and we’ll get back to you (we don’t provide our email address here because of spam). Please note that information sent through this website may not be secure so please don’t send stuff that may be sensitive.

E-referral – For primary care services with practice management systems use “E-referrals – Addiction Services”. Mark your referral clearly for the attention of Altered High Youth Service and include the following information:

  • Whether or not the young person has agreed to the referral
  • Whether or not the young person’s family is aware of the referral
  • Contact numbers and email addresses for young person and family if possible

If you are contacting us on behalf of a young person please make sure that you have discussed this with them and they agree. Please fill out as much contact information as possible. We are happy to collect more specific details about the referral directly from you however we can’t do this without contact info.

Altered High is not able to provide after hours crisis services. If you need emergency mental health assistance call 0800 800 717.