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Manchester House Social Services

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9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Description

Manchester House is a for-community organisation offering on-demand services in Feilding and its surrounding districts. These include social work, counselling and family support services, budgeting and financial mentoring, parenting support, an emergency food service,  methamphetamine addiction group and a Senior Hub.

Our Feilding based service centres include Social Services Hub, Senior Hub and two cause driven social enterprises, ASAP the After School Activity Programme and Op Shop.

Our Mission is to provide support and services, to empower people with a sense of personal and social wellbeing, to confidently take their place in the community.

Vision: Resilient individuals and families empowered to respond to change.

Our services:


Social Services Hub  68 Aorangi Street    Ph: 06 323 7191

-   Social Work support
-   Counselling and family support services
-   Parenting programmes
-   Emergency food Bank
-   Budgeting and financial mentoring
-   Methamphetamine support group

Senior Hub  14 Bowen Street    Ph: 06 323 2410
We offer a wide variety of activities and opportunities including an exercise programme, computer literacy in collaboration with SeniorNet, Arts for Seniors classes, bingo, entertainment and the chance to connect with others.

ASAP - After School Activity Programme  9 Grey Street    Ph: 06 323 6470
Provides before/after school/holiday programmes for primary aged children.

Manchester House Op Shop  96 Fergusson Street    Ph: 06 323 5434
Offers an extensive range of quality, well priced clothing, bric a brac, furniture and also houses a vintage room with stunning clothing and gifts. Donations welcome.

Manawatu Rural Support Service  14 Bowen St   Ph: 06 323 2410
MRSS provides free home based rural  support services and referrals to appropriate agencies for people in need of support in northern Manawatū. 

Staff

We have a dedicated team of social workers, counsellors, financial mentors, co-ordinators and managers.

Meet the team

Ages

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

How do I access this service?

Contact us

Please contact us for non-judgemental support and guidance from our caring team of skilled professionals

Make an appointment

Referral

Walk in

Website / App

Manchester House contact form

Fees and Charges Categorisation

Free, Fees apply, Discounts available

Hours

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Tue 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wed 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Thu – Fri 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Closed for lunch 12:15 - 1.00pm

Christmas/Holiday season:  Only social service emergencies via the messaging service will be replied to (06)323 7191

Languages Spoken

English

Services Provided

Abuse and violence support

Care and protection, Counselling, Family violence intervention, Information and support, Referral to specialist services, Supervised contact

  • Care and protection
  • Counselling
  • Family violence intervention
  • Information and support
  • Referral to specialist services
  • Supervised contact
Advocacy
Methamphetamine Support Group

Meth and Death (MaD) is a methamphetamine support group formed from the understanding that many of the clients we work with identify the drug as an attributing factor to their issues.

Meth and Death (MaD) is a methamphetamine support group formed from the understanding that many of the clients we work with identify the drug as an attributing factor to their issues.

Education and training
Elder abuse - Senior Care Advocates

Senior Care Advocates are available on Wednesdays for support. Either contact the Senior Hub at14 Bowen St,Feilding or phone 06323 2410 for an appointment.

Senior Care Advocates are available on Wednesdays for support. Either contact the Senior Hub at14 Bowen St,Feilding or phone 06323 2410 for an appointment.

Pregnancy and parenting

Parenting education, Parent wellbeing, Whānau support

  • Parenting education
  • Parent wellbeing
  • Whānau support
Budgeting and help with debt

Our budgeting service is there to support people in increasing their financial capability and resilience and ensuring they can manage their finances comfortably.

Our budgeting service is there to support people in increasing their financial capability and resilience and ensuring they can manage their finances comfortably.

Social work

Our social workers offer family support, advice, court ordered supervision, strengthening families work, and Triple P based parenting advice.

Our social workers offer family support, advice, court ordered supervision, strengthening families work, and Triple P based parenting advice.

Sexual harm victims/survivors - Do you need help and support?

Immediate help, Kaupapa Māori, Support and counselling

  • Immediate help
  • Kaupapa Māori
  • Support and counselling
Food support

Our Food Bank assists people who are in crisis meet their emergency food needs. To access this service you must visit the Social Services Hub at 68 Aorangi Street. Our Food Bank assists people who are in crisis meet their emergency food needs. To access this service you must visit the Social Services Hub at 68 Aorangi Street.

Our Food Bank assists people who are in crisis meet their emergency food needs. To access this service you must visit the Social Services Hub at 68 Aorangi Street.

Social services crisis assessment

Disability Assistance

Wheelchair access

Additional Details

Face to face / Kanohi ki te Kanohi, Speak with women / wahine, Child / Tamariki friendly, LGBTQIA+ friendly

Region

MidCentral

Contact Details

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Please leave a message if the phone is unattended and we will return a call as soon as possible.

Social Services Hub
68 Aorangi Street
Feilding
Manawatu-Wanganui 4702

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Street Address

Social Services Hub
68 Aorangi Street
Feilding
Manawatu-Wanganui 4702

Postal Address

PO Box 349
Feilding 4740

This page was last updated at 3:44PM on November 22, 2023. This information is reviewed and edited by Manchester House Social Services.