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Well Women Franklin

Community Health Service

Description

Well Women Franklin is a Peer Support Group. We support women and their families in Franklin and Papakura who are experiencing Antenatal or Postnatal Distress and Anxiety. We focus on wellness and resilience, using a holistic approach. Any woman who feels they need some support is welcome to get in touch with us.

We also assist women who are affected by other mental health disorders that are worsened during pregnancy and motherhood, including anxiety disorders and PTSD.

The core services that we offer are peer support, 24-hour telephone support, childcare (while the women attend group), in-home support & home visiting. We also offer movement workshops, counselling and an individualised goal-setting programme.

Our weekly peer support groups are a safe environment for women to connect with others who may be experiencing similar feelings. Our services help women on their journey to becoming well again and empower them to take back their lives.

 If you feel that you need our support then please contact us by phone 021 1588 134, email referral@wellwomenfranklin.org.nz or via our Facebook page www.facebook.com/wellwomenfranklin/ 

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Referral, Walk in

Hours

DURING COVID 19 WE ARE HOLDING ALL OF OUR PEER SUPPORT GROUPS ONLINE VIA ZOOM.

PLEASE TEXT US FOR MORE DETAILS 021 158 8134

Monday - 10am-11.30am

Tuesday -  10am–11.30 am

Wednesday -  7.30pm–9pm

Thursday - 7.30pm-9pm

 

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Service Types

Mother and child

  • Postnatal support
  • Pregnancy
  • Young mums

We run daytime and evening peer support groups each week during school term time.

Telephone support is available 24/7

Family / whanau

  • Postnatal support
  • Support

Counselling

Home support

  • Childcare services
  • Home visiting

Pregnancy and parenting

Wellness / healthy lifestyle

  • Exercise and activity
  • Mindfulness and mental wellbeing

Charges

This is a free service although we do appreciate koha to continue growing our service and supporting families in the community. We also offer free childcare for our daytime group sessions.

Languages Spoken

English

Region

South Auckland

Contact Details

Contact us online here

Postal Address

PO Box 972
Pukekohe 2340

This page was last updated at 11:12AM on April 23, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Well Women Franklin.