Suicide Bereavement

The dark times can and will be bright again.  By Evan Harding (Stuff News) Read more


Able is pleased to welcome *Sarah Dowie* as their new Chief Executive. Read more

2020 - 2021 Shutdown

Able offices will be closed from Thursday 24 December 2020 until Monday 11 January 2021 (Except Alexandra which will be closed until Monday 18 January 2021. Read more

Supporters 2019-2020

Able would like to thank everyone who supported them during the last financial year... Read more

CUMIA July 2020

CUMIA (Children Understanding Mental Illness & Addition) programmes in both Oamaru and Invercargill were completed in the July school holidays. The Invercargill programme involved a Musical Therapist who worked with the children and wrote a song about feelings, see link to video below. The Oamaru programme involved learning about coping strategies and building their own keepsake box. Read more