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Well Women Franklin

Community Health Service


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 or via our Facebook page 

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Referral, Walk in


You are welcome to contact us any time. Please leave a message and we will be in touch as soon as possible.  If you prefer to text us, we will also ring you back if required.   

Our Peer Support Groups run during term time - 

Monday - 10am-11.30am

The Franklin Centre

Leslie Comrie Room

12 Massey Ave, PUKEKOHE

Free childcare is provided for this session


Tuesday -  10am–11.30 am

Redhill Community Centre

163 Dominion Road, PAPAKURA

(on the corner of Croskery and Dominion Rd)

Free childcare is provided for this session


Wednesday -  7.30pm–9pm - STARTING 16 OCTOBER 2019

Redhill Community Centre

163 Dominion Road, PAPAKURA

(on the corner of Croskery and Dominion Rd)


Thursday - 7.30pm-9pm

The Franklin Centre

Ed Hilary Room (Downstairs)

12 Massey Ave, PUKEKOHE


Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.
Christmas: Closed 23 Dec — 3 Jan.

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


Home support

  • Childcare services
  • Home visiting

Pregnancy & Parenting

Wellness / healthy lifestyle

  • Exercise and activity
  • Mindfulness and mental wellbeing


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



South Auckland

Contact Details

Contact us online here

Postal Address

PO Box 972
Pukekohe 2340

This page was last updated at 3:52PM on September 11, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Well Women Franklin.