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ACROSS To Kotahitanga O Te Wairua

Counselling, Early intervention, Support Groups, Supervised Contact (Court Approved)

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Website: http://www.across.org.nz

Addictions

National call centre

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Al-Anon (Alcoholics Anonymous)

National call centre

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Alcohol Drug Help Line

National call centre

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Alzheimers Society Manawatu Inc

Dementia Advisors providing face to face & home visits & phone support. Carer Support Groups held at Carnegie Hall 1st Thursday of the month 10 am to 12 noon. MKC Club - Day programme for people with Dementia. Respite for carers.

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Website: http://www.alzheimers.org.nz/manawatu

Alzheimers Society Manawatu Inc

Provide Support Advice and Education to people affected by Dementia

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Website: http://www.alzheimers.org.nz/manawatu

Anglican Church

Parish of Southern Hawkes Bay: Pastoral care and support

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Website: http://www.waiapu.com/contact-us/

ARCS (Abuse and Rape Crisis Centre)

Social work & Counselling Services for survivors of sexual abuse & their whanau. Appointments required.

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Brain Injury Central Districts

Support, Education, Information & Advocacy for those affected by brain injury

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Website: https://www.brain-injury.org.nz

Cancer Society of New Zealand

Field officer support for Tararua people with cancer

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Common Ground

A place of support. Provide access to information to help friends and whanau support young people to manage challenging times 

Website: http://www.commonground.org.nz

Dannevirke Health Centre

Health Centre with GP and nursing services

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Depression Helpline

National call centre

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Diane Clayton Counselling

Counselling & Supervision

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Dog/Animal Control

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Domestic Violence Helpline

National call centre

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Donna Quaife Counselling

Free Counselling to families in the Tararua district.

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Drug Info Now

fast free confidential information about drugs via text message

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Website: http://www.drug.org.nz

East Coast Rural Support Trust

Jane Tylee, Tararua Coordinator

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Eketahuna Health Centre

Health Centre with GP and nursing services

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Family Planning

Health promotion. Promoting positive sexual health by providing advice, support, services and resources relating to sexual and reproductive health, and relationships

Feeling Special Feeling Safe: positive life skills programme for chidren and their families/whanau; resources and educationfor healthy family/whanau relationships; Resources relating directly to the prevention of family violence

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Website: http://www.familyplanning.org.nz

Gambling Helpline

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Heartland Services

A community hub for government & community services, eg Wairarapa REAP services, Work & Income services, IRD

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Website: http://www.heartlandservices.govt.nz

Kaitoki Marae

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Lifeline

National call centre

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Makirikiri Marae

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Manawatu Community Law Centre

Providing free, one on one legal services throughout the Manawatū, Horowhenua and Tararua rohe

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Website: http://communitylaw.org.nz/centre/manawatu/

Manawatu Supporting Families in Mental Illness

Support, Advocacy, Education, Information for Families whose lives are affected by Mental Illness. Free Depression & Anxiety courses offered twice a year.

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Website: http://www.manawatusf.org.nz

Manline

One on one counselling services for men and youth 13 and up: Anger, violence, grief, relationships,sexuality

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Website: http://www.manline.co.nz

MASH Trust

Provides a range of support and treatment for Mental Health and Addictions issues

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Mental Health Foundation

Working towards a society where everyone enjoys positive mental health and well-being.

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Website: http://www.mentalhealth.org.nz

Mental Health Services

National Call centre

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Multiple Sclerosis

Social worker support, support groups meet in Palmerston North

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Website: http://www.mscentral.org.nz

Norsewood Health Centre

Health Centre with GP and nursing services

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Open Home Foundation

Providing quality child-centred, family-focussed, Christian social services.  The Open Home Foundation has a commitment to working collaboratively with families and whanau in a strength based and culturally appropriate way that prioritises child safety and promotes family well-being/whanau mauri ora.

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OUTline

Counselling service for Rainbow communities and their friends and families

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Website: http://www.outline.org.nz

Pahiatua Community Services Trust

Early intervention, Family Violence assistance

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Pahiatua Community Services Trust "The Trust"

We provide Social Workers, Antenatal & Maternity services, Parent Education, Family Support, Early Intervention, Youth Services, Counselors, and referrals to other agencies.

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Website: http://www.thetrustpahiatua.co.nz

Pahiatua Foodbank

Emergency Food parcels

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Pahiatua Free Budget Service

Free confidential financial assistance & mentoring, building financial capability

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Pahiatua Health Centre

Health Centre with GP and nursing services

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Pahiatua Marae Inc

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Palmerston North Womens Refuge

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Papauma Marae

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Parent Help Line

National call centre

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Parentline Manawatu

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Poison Centre

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Preventing Violence Crisis Line

Helping to stop violence

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Problem Gambling

National Call centre

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Samaritans

National call centre

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Sexual Health Clinic

MidCentral DHB service

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St John Caring Caller

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Stopping Violence Services

Helping to stop violence

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Stroke Foundation

National call centre

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Suicide Crisis Helpline

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Tararua Family Services

Informal resolution support, loss & grief, depressions, suicide, anger & life changes

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Website: http://www.anglicancarewaiapu.nz

Tararua Family Services

Parenting Programmes, Group programmes for victims of Family Violence

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Website: http://www.anglicancarewaiapu.nz

Tararua Family Services

Social Work Support Services

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Website: http://www.anglicancarewaiapu.nz

Te Ahu a Turanga Marae

Community Marae - available for hire

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Te Roopu Whakaruruhau (Maori Women's Refuge)

Te Roopu Whakaruruhau Maori Women's Refuge provides 24 hour services to wahine and tamariki who are victims of family violence. These provisions are: 24 hour crisis telephone service; 24 hour emergency safe house accommodation (criteria apply); Food, clothing, baby needs; Advocacy and support to attend legal medical and W&I appointments; Free weekly women's education programmes, childcare and transport; Free DV counselling for women and children; Playgroup sessions for under 5's held at the safe house.

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Te Wananga o Tamaki Nui a Rua

Family Violence programmes including White Ribbon and Children's safety noho;

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The Hub

Pastoral care, mentoring and support

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The Nutters Club

National Call centre

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Victim Support

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Wairarapa Women's Refuge

National Call centre

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Whiti Te Ra Marae

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Woodville Health Centre

Health Centre with GP and nursing services

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Work & Income

Work & Income Services (Employment & Financial Support) to the Tararua District.  Includes Heartlands in Pahiatua as a link to services provided

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Website: http://www.workandincome.govt.nz

Work & Income

Emergency Food parcels

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Youth Law

Helping to stop violence

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Website: http://www.youthlaw.co.nz

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