In light of the tragedy on 15th March 2019, we expect to prioritise the care of those in the community that have been affected. That includes those not directly affected. Trauma wakes old trauma. Please tell us when you call if it relates to the tragedy, even indirectly, so we can prioritise you. These are also contact points.
Need to talk? Free call or text 1737 any time for support from a trained counsellor
Lifeline – 0800 543 354 (0800 LIFELINE) or free text 4357 (HELP)
Suicide Crisis Helpline – 0508 828 865 (0508 TAUTOKO)
Healthline – 0800 611 116
Samaritans – 0800 726 666
The Canterbury Men’s Centre provides Christchurch Counselling, couples counselling, Ashburton counselling, Kaiapoi counselling
What the CMC Offers
About The Canterbury Men's Centre
The Canterbury Men’s Centre emerged from the August 2007 Men’s Issues Summit. Since then our CEO, staff and board have been diligently working on achieving our mission statement of Healthy Happy Canterbury Men.
The Blokes’ Book Canterbury
The Blokes’ Book is a listing of Canterbury agencies and services relevant to men’s health and well-being. They are free, so please order some by writing to firstname.lastname@example.org and telling us how many you would like.
We make it easy for you to get the support you need and make the most of life.
Care for male survivors
We have peer support workers that have been trained to help men make sense of what happened as well as how to move on.
A summary of our other projects relevant to men in Canterbury.
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Counselling Hours /year
Volunteer Hours /year
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