Needs assessment and service coordination

The primary point of contact for services for older adults is Needs Assessment and Service Coordination (NASC). NASC services cover help to stay at home, support services for carers and entry into residential care. They can also link with other District Health Board (DHB) services and community based agencies.

The NASC contact for Southern is Care Coordination Centre 

Area includes: Dunedin, Invercargill, Oamaru, Balclutha, Dunstan, Gore, Wanaka, Milford Sound and south.

Email: CareCoordinationCentreSPOE@southerndhb.govt.nz

Website: www.southerndhb.govt.nz(external link)

Phone: 03 470 9300 or 0800 627 236 

Address: Fraser Building, Dunedin Hospital, Private Bag 1921, Dunedin 9054.

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