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Description

Moemoeā - Our Vision: Flourishing communities, free from trauma and harm that are home to resilient, thriving citizens.

Te Kaupapa - Our Mission: We provide quality interventions to support, empower and advocate for people so they are able to reach their full potential. 

We provide the following professional services:

  • Counselling - Subsidised sessions for adults, young people and children with trained professionals. 
  • Drop-In - Our door is open, so if you have a question or want some help, feel free to pop in. 
  • Strengthening Families - A family-led service, bringing together supports and agencies. 
  • Support Groups - Building connection and skills in a safe, nurturing environment. Groups held for men and women. 
  • Family Harm - We partner with you to create practical pathways towards safety and a life free from violence. 
  • Family Support - Building on personal strengths, practical strategies and connecting with community resources. 
  • Women's Refuge - Our Kia Tīmata Anō Safe House is a confidential refuge for women and children. 
  • Food Parcels - We offer wholesome food parcels to those in need through the Kai Collective.  

We serve a large and diverse area from Taupaki in the south to Glorit in the north and all the communities and townships in between including Kaukapakapa, South Head, Helensville, Waimauku, Muriwai, Riverhead, Kumeu and Huapai. 

We hold hope for others until they can hold it for themselves so that our community flourishes.

Ages

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

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Make an appointment, Referral, Walk in

Charges

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

Family Support: Free

Strengthening Families: Free 

Community Care and Drop-in Support: Free

Groups/Programmes: Children's programmes:  Free

Women's Support Group: Free

Men's Support Group: We invite a koha from our group participants of around $10-$20 per session but we don’t want finances to be a barrier to attendance, so ask only that you invest with your time and commitment and pay what you can afford. 

Hours

Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Our Women's Refuge Crisis Line is available 24/7. Either call or text 021 842 917.

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Languages Spoken

English

Services Provided

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…

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Youth / Rangatahi

Youth Mentoring

Mentoring and advocacy for youth.  

Counselling

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,…

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Abuse and violence

  • Counselling
  • Information & support

Advocacy

Cultural support

Parenting

  • Parenting education
  • Parent wellbeing
  • Whānau support
  • Dads

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Region

North Auckland, West Auckland

Contact Details

• Nicole Webber - Receptionist
   Email:
info@kindredservices.org.nz

• Ana Christmas - Executive Director
   Email:
ana@kindredservices.org.nz

• Nelene De Beer - Clinical Manager
   Email: nelene@kindredservices.org.nz

• Tania Mansell - Community Care Worker
   Email: tania@kindredservices.org.nz

• Rachael Roskowiak - Family Support Worker
   Email: rachael@kindredservices.org.nz

• Kim - Family Harm Advocate
   Email: kim@kindredservices.org.nz

Old Post Office Building
104 Commercial Road
Helensville
Auckland 0840

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Street Address

Old Post Office Building
104 Commercial Road
Helensville
Auckland 0840

Postal Address

PO Box 141
Helensville
Auckland 0840

This page was last updated at 2:54PM on March 30, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Kindred Family Services.