Social Service Directory

PO Box 302197, North Harbour,
Auckland

Helps 16 to 28 year old women make facing issues such as abuse, depression, self harm, eating disorders and unplanned pregnancy make a positive change during a 6-month live in programme.

141 Cameron Road
Tauranga

A social and disability housing provider committed to providing housing that meets tenants’ needs and tenancy services that support long-term successful inclusive living in a community.

94 Grey St
Tauranga

Everyone in New Zealand is covered by ACC's no-fault scheme if they've been injured in an accident. The scheme provides financial compensation and support to citizens, residents, and temporary visitors who have suffered personal injuries.

http://www.acc.co.nz
103 Frimley Avenue
Hastings

Assits to relieve the stresses for ACC claimants, both personally and family related. The stress is commonly caused by the loss of financial resources due to the inability to continue working.

http://www.aist.org.nz
The Kollective 17th Avenue,
Tauranga

A local philanthropic funder with more than $23m in funds under management with Craigs Investment Partners. The capital in the fund remains intact, while between 3.5% and 5% of the interest is distributed annually to the local community.

Yarton House
14 Erson Ave
Royal Oak, Auckland

Supports people and families affected by Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, including providing information and referrals, a library of books and DVDs, newsletters, helpline counselling, speakers and some local support groups.

https://www.adhd.org.nz/
Adult Literacy Rural Trust
19 Ocean View Road
RD5 Tuakau
Franklin

Helps adults and teenagers living in rural areas (or who are otherwise isolated) with literacy and numeracy. Tuition is free and our tutors can coach you over the phone or Skype.

177A Fraser Street
Tauranga

Local organisation which works for the rights and well-being of older people. Along with a network of 35 Age Concern offices across New Zealand, and a national office, they inform and advocate, and provide services to older people.

This helpline provides friendly, non-judgmental, professional help and advice. Phone 0800 787 797 or text 8681 anytime when you're ready to talk to a trained counsellor about reducing the harm caused by drugs. Call the M?ori Line on 0800 787 798, the Pasifika line on 0800 787 799 or the Youth Line on 0800 787 984.

Allergy New Zealand, PO Box 56117, Dominion Road, Auckland

A national charity that offers reliable information, education and support so you can manage your or your child's allergy, and live an active and healthy lifestyle.

420 Anglesea Street
Hamilton

A free, nationwide autism spectrum information and advisory service provided as a partnership between Life Unlimited Charitable Trust and Parent to Parent New Zealand. They supply information to autistic people, to parents, educators, support workers, GPs, police and any other professional working with adults or children on the autism spectrum.

116 Thirteenth Avenue
Tauranga

Represents people living with dementia at a national level by raising awareness of dementia, providing information and resources, advocating for high quality services, and promoting research about prevention, treatment, cure and care.

PO Box 15348
Tauranga

Helps our communities fight drug and alcohol problems. They work with schools, community groups and work places to help teenagers makes better life choices.

PO Box 15 130, Hamilton

Support and promotion of the welfare of all amputees. This includes offering peer support and encouragement when the going gets tough, and providing information and advice to help amputees achieve the quality lifestyle to which they aspire.

http://www.amputee.co.nz/
95 Hartford Avenue
Papamoa

The social service arm of the Anglican Diocese of Waiapu. It is a provider of Child and Family Services and Aged Care throughout the Bay of Plenty, Hawke’s Bay and Eastland.

77 Morningside Drive, St Lukes,
Auckland

A team of specialist Psychologists, Doctors, Peer Support Facilitators and Helpline Workers who assist of children, adolescents and adults in New Zealand build resilience and recover from anxiety, depression, OCD and phobias.

P.O. Box 36-307, Northcote, Auckland

Provides support for and publish and distribute information to groups and individuals suffering from or interested in ME/CFS including their families and carers.

https://anzmes.org.nz/
PO BOX 13413 Johnsonville
Wellington

The Association's role is to establish a national set of procedures and arrangements between the Family Court and Supervised Contact Providers, ensure that the need of any child using such a service for protection and safety is met and ensure the child’s welfare and best interests are promoted.

Suite 3, 36 Cameron Road, Tauranga

Their aim is to empower people with aphasia to participate in their own communities. Aphasia is the partial or total loss of the ability to articulate ideas or comprehend spoken or written language, resulting from damage to the brain caused by injury or disease.

Works by a family donating as little as $15 a week to have the cost of one evening meal supplied weekly to a family who truly needs it.