Organisations supporting Equally Well

More than 100 organisations from across the health, mental health and social care sectors have made a formal commitment to Equally Well.

A formal commitment means an organisation acknowledges this health disparity and is committed to taking action in their area of influence to improve physical health among people with mental health and addiction conditions.

To show your organisation’s support for Equally Well, please read the consensus position paper and email Helen Lockett with the name of your organisation, and confirmation that you have the authority to give formal commitment.

Equally Well supporters

Acupuncture for Mental Health Forum (AMH)

Auckland District Health Board

Alcohol & Other Drugs Provider Collaborative

Anxiety New Zealand Trust

Arataki Ministries Limited

Balance NZ

Balance Whanganui

Bay of Plenty District Health Board

Beth-Shean Trust

Blueprint for learning

Canterbury District Health Board

Canterbury Clinical Network

Capri Sanctuary

Child Poverty Action Group Inc (CPAG)

College of Nurses Aotearoa NZ Inc

Community Housing Aotearoa

Council of Medical Colleges in New Zealand

Counties Manukau District Health Board

Capital and Coast District Health Board

Care NZ Manaaki Aotearoa

CCDHB Early Intervention in Psychosis Service

CHAMP Counties Manukau Mental Health and Addictions Partnership

Changing Minds NZ

Christchurch Primary Health Organisation


Community Energy Network

Compass Health Primary Health Organisation

Connect Supporting Recovery

Counties Manukau Health

Dayspring Trust

DHB Family Whanau Advisor group 

Emerge Aotearoa

Equip moemoea ngā wawata

Fairleigh Lodge, Adult Residential Mental Health Service ADHB

Framework Trust

General Practice New Zealand (GPNZ)

Golden Healthcare Group

Hauora Tairāwhiti (Formally Tairāwhiti DHB) 

Hawke's Bay District Health Board: Mental Health & Addiction Service

He Waka Tapu

Health Connections

Health Promotion Agency

Health Quality Safety Commission

Hutt Valley District Health Board

International Society for Psychological and Social Approaches to Psychosis – NZ branch

Island Bay Medical Centre


Junction Peer Support and Advocacy

Kāhui Tū Kaha

Lakes District Health Board


Le Va




Matua Raki

Mind and Body

Midcentral District Health Board mental health and addictions services

Mental Health NZ/HealthCare NZ


National Directors of Mental Health Nursing

National Committee for Addiction Treatment

National Mental Health Commission Australia

Nelson Marlborough Health (Nelson Marlborough DHB)

New Zealand College of Public Health Medicine

New Zealand Nurses Organisation

Nga Hau e Wha

NZ Early Intervention in Psychosis Society

NZ Drug Foundation

NZMA (New Zealand Medical Association)

Oasis Network

Odyssey Trust

Open Minds Australia Limited 

Pact Supporting People


Pegasus Primary Health Organisation

Pharmaceutical Society of New Zealand

Pharmacy Guild of New Zealand

Pharmacy 547

Physiotherapy New Zealand


Primary Health Alliance

Problem Gambling Foundation of New Zealand


Progress to Health

Public Health Association (PHA)

RC Psych Royal College of Psychiatrists, UK

Sage Career Support

Salvation Army

School of Nursing, University of Auckland

South Island Mental Health and Addiction Services Service Level Alliance 

Southern District Health Board

Step Ahead Trust

Stepping Stone Trust

Supporting Families In Mental Illness


Taranaki District Health Board

Te Ao Māramatanga New Zealand College of Mental Health Nursing

Te Ara Korowai

Te Menenga Pai Nga Whare Hauora

Te Pou o Te Whakaaro Nui

Te Runanga O Kirikiriroa

Te Waka Whaiora

The Integrative Practice 

The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists

The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners

The Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP)

Toi Ora

Turning Point Trust

Vaka Tautua

Waikato District Health Board

Waitemata District Health Board


Wellbeing Wellington

Whanganui District Health Board

Whitireia New Zealand

Wild Bamboo

Wise Group