Child and Family Services

The Registered Nurse and social work team offer support including an Elder Abuse and Neglect Prevention service. The Social Network Team work to reduce isolation and loneliness through the Accredited Vising Services and social outings. Information is av ...

Address
24 Main North Road, Papanui,
Christchurch,
8053

Telephone(03) 366 0903
Fax(03) 365 0639
Email
Modified23 May 2017

The Aranui Community Trust is based in the eastern suburbs of Christchurch. It is a vibrant diverse community with a sense of hope to develop together. Aranui Heartlands services are available from the Aranui Community Trust and these services include: ...

Address
35-45 Hampshire Street, Aranui,
Christchurch,
8643

Telephone(03) 963 7070
Fax(03) 963 7076
Email
Modified25 May 2017

We provide support to families, carers and professionals who have, or work with, children or adults with Autistic Spectrum Disorders. Services Include: Support group meetings in Christchurch, Darfield, and Timaru Social Activities Newsletters Works ...

Address
250 Westminster Street, Mairehau,
Christchurch,
8149

Telephone(03) 343 2225
Email
Modified18 June 2017

Aviva recognises the potential of every person to overcome family violence. We support individuals and families/whanau living in Canterbury to not only become safe, but begin a journey towards a fulfilling, violence-free life. Central to all of our work i ...

Address
The Loft, Level 1 , Eastgate Shopping Centre, 20 Buckleys Road,
Christchurch,
8462

Telephone(03) 378 3847
Email
Modified18 June 2017

Providing a range of child and family services; support for families under stress, supervised children's access, Footsteps for Feeling Safe programmes for children, rural social work, and parent education programmes.

Address
Christchurch,
8141

Telephone(03) 365 3923
Email
Modified15 June 2016

The aim of Birthright Christchurch’s work is to strengthen and enrich the lives of children in one parent families, support the families to participate in the community and for the children to grow up to be good citizens. There are parenting groups, girls ...

Address
Community House, 301 Tuam Street,
Christchurch,
8023

Telephone(03) 366 9456
Email
Modified18 June 2017

Our free services include; professional counselling for individuals, couples, families and young persons; family work; group courses for children and adults; budgeting/advocacy and food bank services; also free counselling for earthquake trauma. Hours: B ...

Address
336 Cashel Street,
Christchurch,
8140

Telephone(03) 379 0012
Email
Modified18 June 2017

Cholmondeley provides short term planned and emergency respite care and education for the children whose families and whanau are experiencing distress and require extra support.  We work with children aged 3 to 12 years. At Cholmondeley the children ...

Address
6 Cholmondeley Lane, Governors Bay, RD1 Lyttelton,
Christchurch,
8242

Telephone(03) 329 9832
Fax(03) 329 9781
Email
Modified13 June 2016

The Christchurch City Mission supports, cares and advocates for people marginalised by social and economic factors and who are at risk through poor mental health, family breakdown, unemployment, inadequate housing, financial mismanagement and drug/alcohol ...

Address
276 Hereford Street,
Christchurch,
8140

Telephone(03) 365 0635
Fax(03) 366 7100
Email
Modified06 July 2016

Social Services: Home-based social work, psychology and group work for children, young people, their families and caregivers Budgeting and advocacy Social housing for families, emergency and longer term. Support to tenants of mission housing. Arat ...

Address
Christchurch,
8542

Telephone(03) 375 1470
Fax(03) 352 3398
Email
Modified18 June 2017

All services provided, with staff supporting refugee and migrant background clients in the community and through home visits. Services provided: Bilingual community work and interpreting service for our clients Social work including mental health sup ...

Address
Level 1, 283 Lincoln Road, Addington,
Christchurch,
8149

Telephone(03) 335 0311
Fax(03) 335 0312
Email
Modified07 July 2016

We are a North Canterbury based Charitable Trust that provides free support services to families and communities across the Waimakariri and Hurunui Districts. Services include: Youth alcohol and drug service Schools attendance service Restorative ju ...

Address
29 High Street - Level 1,
Rangiora,
7440

Telephone03 310 6375
Fax03 310 6376
Email
Modified30 May 2017

Community Youth Mental Health Service (CYMHS) is for youth aged 13-18 years who may be facing mental health and/or alcohol and drug issues. The service provides short-term intervention which includes assessment, treatment and support. In addition it will ...

Address
98 Greers Road, Burnside,
Christchurch,
8440

Telephone(03) 281 7616
Fax(03) 358 2907
Email
Modified13 June 2016

We aim to support children with DCD/Developmental Dyspraxia by supporting families and caregivers. The services we offer include: An advisory and support service for parents, caregivers, schools and professionals Funlink Playgroup for primary aged ch ...

Address
Old Kendall School site, Room 10, 53 Kendall Ave, Burnside,
Christchurch,
8543

Telephone(03) 358 3249
Email
Modified30 May 2017

We offer information and support for all dads.  Support through tricky births, separation or CYFs issues. Resources for ante-natal classes, new or teen dads ‘Discovering Fatherhood’ course and ‘Why Dads?’ Hours: Call or visit us (with or without ...

Address
357 Gloucester St,
Christchurch,
8148

Telephone(03) 982 2440
Fax028 255 11141
Email
Modified30 May 2017

HealthInfo is a health information website, brought to you by the Canterbury District Health Board. The information on HealthInfo has been written and approved by local doctors, practice nurses, hospital clinicians, and other healthcare professionals, and ...

Address
Christchurch

Modified14 June 2016

Home and Family is an independent Christchurch based Incorporated Society that works with children, youth, adults and families facing barriers to positive outcomes in their lives. Home & Family was originally established as the Society for the Protect ...

Address
76 Thackeray Street, Waltham,
Christchurch,
8023

Telephone(03) 944 0635
Email
Modified18 June 2017

Kaiapoi Community Support is a central place from which people in the Kaiapoi area can access information about a range of government and local services. We provide assistance to the community through our food bank and volunteer drivers, or by linking pe ...

Address
116 Williams Street, Kaiapoi,
Christchurch,
7630

Telephone(03) 327 8945
Fax(03) 327 7928
Email
Modified14 June 2016

A free telephone help line for children and young people up to 18 years of age. Kidsline will listen, support, and explore options with all callers. The Kidsline phones are answered at any time of day, but between 4pm and 9pm on weekdays you can speak to ...

Telephone0800 54 37 54
Modified14 June 2016

The key purposes of the organisation are to help people to help themselves. Programmes & Support Services: Life Skills Courses Empowering Positive Change Empowering Our Youth (Prison) Empowering Our Youth (Camp) Parenting Courses Cyber-games ...

Address
420 St Asaph Street, Phillipstown,
Christchurch,
8011

Telephone(03) 963 8040
Fax(03) 963 8050
Email
Modified14 June 2016