Youth Alcohol and Drug/
Mental Health Counselling Service

This is a mobile service for young people experiencing mild to moderate alcohol and drug issues across Nelson/Tasman schools and alternative education facilities.

As well as providing assessment and treatment for alcohol & drug issues, co-existing mental health issues may be addressed and any appropriate onward referrals made. 

This service will help with:  

  • Mild – moderate alcohol and drug issues;
  • Co-existing mild-moderate mental health concerns.

Jay Blazek
Youth Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) Clinician
Phone: 03 543 7842
Mobile: 021 028 18030

Who can access this service?

Young people aged 13-20 experiencing mild-moderate alcohol and drug issues

How to be referred

  • via Alcohol & Other Drugs Services,
  • via General Practice; or
  • through Targeted Youth Health Nurse