DBT Intensive Treatment Centre
163 Commercial Street
Takaka 7110

Phone: 03 525 9624
Fax: 03 525 7105

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Our name

Te Whare Mahana means ‘The Warm House’ in Maori.

Who was Ann Castle?

Castle Place is named after Ann Castle (1926-1999), a founder member of the Te Whare Mahana Trust and Chairperson of its advisory Board for five years. Originally a nurse, then a teacher, she moved to Golden Bay in 1980 and became well respected for involvement in social and health issues, strongly supporting many causes as a GB Community Board member.