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Connected Eastern Southland

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Description

Connected Eastern Southland (operating under Community Networking Trust) is a community house where you can access social services and support. We support the Eastern Southland region.

To access our services, or for further information please visit our website for a referral form, or to contact us directly.

We facilitate monthly community liaison meetings for agencies and organisations working in the local community, as well as lead and participate in various community projects. 

Staff

Meet the team - see our website https://www.cnt.org.nz/the-team/

Ages

Child / Tamariki, Youth / Rangatahi, Adult / Pakeke, Older adult / Kaumātua

How do I access this service?

Contact us

Anyone can contact the Centre for information and enquiries.

Strengthening Families, Youth Worker and Hokonui Huanui services do require a referral. We can support you to complete the referral process for these services.

Make an appointment

Referral

Walk in

Charges

Services are free

Hours

Mon – Fri 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (29 Mar), Easter Sunday (31 Mar), Easter Monday (1 Apr), Southland Anniversary (2 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), King's Birthday (3 Jun), Matariki (28 Jun), Labour Day (28 Oct).

Languages Spoken

English

Services Provided

Heartland Services

access for the general public to Government and community agencies and services.

Service types: Information & support.

  • access for the general public to Government and community agencies and services.
Strengthening Families

Family/Whanau Navigators - available to work 1:1 with families/whānau who have children aged 0-18, and are living in the Eastern Southland District. Our focus is to provide navigational support to ensure families/whānau are connected with the services, agencies, and supports they need to have positive outcomes., case management process for families working with multiple agencies.

Service types: Family / whānau support, Advocacy, Information & support.

  • Family/Whānau Navigators - available to work 1:1 with families/whānau who have children aged 0-18, and are living in the Eastern Southland District. Our focus is to provide navigational support to ensure families/whānau are connected with the services, agencies, and supports they need to have positive outcomes. 
  •  case management process for families working with multiple agencies.
Youth mentoring / development

Youth Worker - a strengths-based, client focused approach to empowering young people (aged 5-18), removing barriers and providing advocacy., Hokonui Huanui - community led initiative supporting young people and their whanau from 0-24years of age to achieve positive outcomes via three workstreams: Family/Whanau Navigator, Learning 2 Earning service; and health and wellbeing

  • Youth Worker - a strengths-based, client focused approach to empowering young people (aged 5-18), removing barriers and providing advocacy.
  • Hokonui Huanui - community led initiative supporting young people and their whānau from 0-24years of age to achieve positive outcomes via three workstreams: Family/Whānau Navigator, Learning 2 Earning service; and health and wellbeing
Transport

Connected Eastern Southland are accredited issuing agents for Total Mobility - to join the scheme for subsidised public transport fares, please contact us to arrange an appointment for assessment. This is a free service.

Service types: Transport.

Connected Eastern Southland are accredited issuing agents for Total Mobility - to join the scheme for subsidised public transport fares, please contact us to arrange an appointment for assessment. This is a free service. 

Community Connector

Community Connector - supporting people to access services and groups We also provide information around other social and support services, and are to happy to assist with making appointments where needed.

Community Connector - supporting people to access services and groups
We also provide information around other social and support services, and are to happy to assist with making appointments where needed.

Pregnancy and parenting

Parenting education, Parent wellbeing, Whānau support, Dads

  • Parenting education
  • Parent wellbeing
  • Whānau support
  • Dads
Education and training

Life skills, Skills courses

  • Life skills
  • Skills courses
Budgeting and help with debt
Employment support

Document Downloads

Parking

  • Free offsite parking available 
  • Accessibility parking available 

Region

Southland

Website

Contact Details

Contact us online here

1 Charlton Lane
Gore

Information about this location

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Street Address

1 Charlton Lane
Gore

Postal Address

Community Networking Trust
Connected Eastern Southland
1 Charlton Lane
Gore 9710

This page was last updated at 11:42AM on November 23, 2023. This information is reviewed and edited by Connected Eastern Southland.