Hype Youth Health Centre provides a free and confidential health service for 12-24 year-olds in the Ashburton District.
We aim to improve health and wellbeing through providing information, resources, and access to health services. Hype can also be accessed by parents who are looking for information or resources about youth issues.
We can provide information and resources on sexual health; alcohol and drugs; mental health; nutrition and body image; legal advice; budgeting; managing stress; safe partying; housing; careers; and quitting smoking. Hype also provides free condoms, sanitary items and pregnancy tests.
We can also can connect you to other agencies and services throughout the district so that you don’t have to go it alone. These include doctors, lawyers, counsellors, Work and Income (WINZ), alternative education providers, dentists, and addiction services.
Weekdays 3pm-5pm or by appointment
193 Burnett Street, Ashburton
Proudly supported by Rural Canterbury Primary Health Organisation www.rcpho.org.nz
*Your safety and wellbeing is our priority. Information about you and/or your treatment will remain confidential provided, at the coordinator’s discretion and judgement, that you are not at risk of harming yourself, harming someone else, or being harmed by someone.