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Helensville Women & Family Centre

Social Service


9:30 AM to 2:30 PM.


We are a charitable trust community based not-for-profit organisation. We welcome all women, men, families, youth and children from Helensville, Rodney and surrounding areas.

Moemoea - vision: South Kaipara to be a vibrant and vital community - home to resilient families where people and children thrive.  

Te Kaupapa - mission: To support, empower and advocate for people so that they are able to reach their full potential.

Nga Tikana - values: 

  • Whakawhanaungataga  - we build relationships that foster connectedness
  • People centred - we are responsive, respectful, inclusive and holistic
  • Reflective - we evaluate our service to ensure we work to best practice
  • Manaakitanga - we act with simple kindness


We provide the following professional services:

  • Counselling – individual counselling for adults, young people and children.  Counselling is subsidised and confidential
  • Family Support – support for women, men and families experiencing short or longer term stresses and challenges
  • Strengthening Families – voluntary for families/whanau. Support with life’s challenges by bringing invited agencies together and developing a whanau driven action plan
  • Youth Mentoring - supporting youth, based at Kaipara College
  • Courses and programmes – healthy relationships, parenting, self-development, programmes for children
  • Community Care - advocacy, offering information and advice.  Identifying and strengthening community supports and networks
  • Drop-in support


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

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Make an appointment, Referral, Walk in


9:30 AM to 2:30 PM.

Mon – Fri9:30 AM – 2:30 PM

Christmas & New Year 2020/2021 - closing 18 December and re-opening 18 January 2021

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Languages Spoken



Subsidised Counselling Service: $20 per session paid directly to the counsellor for up to 6 sessions

Family Support: FREE

Youth Mentoring:  FREE

Community Care and Drop-in Support: FREE

Groups/Programmes: Children's programmes:  FREE.  Adult programmes: TBA

Service Types

Family / whānau

  • Parenting education
  • Support

The Family Support Service is a free service available to women, men, youth and families.

Facilitation and advocacy with/for individuals and families to engage other services and programmes in support…


Youth / Rangatahi

Youth Mentoring

Mentoring and advocacy for youth - based at Kaipara College.  


Counselling is offered to women, men, youth, children and families.   

Specialist areas: grief and loss, relationships, family harm, trauma, abuse, addictions, change of life direction, chronic pain, low mood, anxiety,…


Abuse and violence

  • Counselling
  • Information & support


Cultural support


  • Parenting education
  • Parent wellbeing
  • Whānau support
  • Dads

Wheelchair Access



North Auckland, West Auckland


Contact Details

• Nelene De Beer - Clinical Manager

• Tania Mansell - Community Care Worker

• Rachael Roskowiak - Family Support Worker

• Nicole Webber - Receptionist

Old Post Office Building
104 Commercial Road
Auckland 0840

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Street Address

Old Post Office Building
104 Commercial Road
Auckland 0840

Postal Address

PO Box 141
Auckland 0840

This page was last updated at 3:11PM on April 29, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Helensville Women & Family Centre.