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Alcohol and Other Drug Help and Coordination

About Christchurch Central Service (CCS)

What we do

A key role of this CCS is to facilitate access to the Canterbury AOD treatment services. We can provide services over the phone or walk in.

CCS is a screening, coordination and resource centre for Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) issues. The service provides screening and assessment to help link the person in with the appropriate AOD service.

​This includes access to Residential services, Day Programs, Individual Counselling and Group Work. The service has social workers, AOD counselors, nurses, peer support workers and psychologist on the team.

CCS is overseen by an advisory group made up of CDHB fund Alcohol and Other Drug Services. The current membership of the Christchurch Central Service Advisory group includes:

  • Senior leaders of Christchurch Central Service treatment providers including :

    • Odyssey House Christchurch

    • CADS/CORS - CDHB Services

    • Clinical Director of Speciality Services (CDHB) 

    • He Waka Tapu 

    • Salvation Army Bridge programme

    • Christchurch City Mission

    • Familial Trust

    • Nova Trust

    • AOD Consumer Advisory

  • Representative from CDHB Planning & Funding

  • Others services/sectors by invitation


Christchurch Central Service

Level 1, 55-59 Ferry Road
Christchurch Central 8011

Phone: 03 338 4437

Tollfree: 0800 384 437

Thanks for contacting us! We will be in touch in 1-2 business days

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CCS is located up the ramp next to NZ Safety Blackwoods

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