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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 a social worker and an individualized 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/ 

Ages

Adult / Pakeke

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Referral, Walk in

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.

Hours

Monday - 10am-11.30am in Pukekohe

Monday - 12.30-2pm in Pukekohe

Tuesday -  10am–11.30 am in Papakura

Wednesday -  7.30pm–9pm via ZOOM

Thursday - 7.30pm-9pm - in Pukekohe

PLEASE TEXT US FOR MORE DETAILS 021 158 8134 or VISIT OUR WEBSITE FOR LOCATION INFORMATION.

 

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Languages Spoken

English

Services Provided

Mother and child / Māmā and pēpi

  • 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 / whānau

  • Postnatal support
  • Support

Counselling

Home support

  • Childcare services
  • Home visiting

Pregnancy and parenting

Wellness / healthy lifestyle

  • Exercise and activity
  • Mindfulness and mental wellbeing

Region

South Auckland

Contact Details

Contact us online here

Postal Address

PO Box 972
Pukekohe 2340

This page was last updated at 3:07PM on August 11, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Well Women Franklin.