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Open Home Foundation - Rotorua

Social Service


8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.


Our vision

Every child/tamaiti and young person/rangatahi growing up in a secure, loving family/whānau and receiving a depth of care which will bless them throughout their life.

Our mission

Providing quality, child-centred, family-focused, trauma informed, Christian social services.

We encourage children and parents to be proud of their family/whānau and cultural heritage. In particular, we have a commitment to work in a manner which is honouring to Māori, and reflects the Treaty of Waitangi.

We know that children and young people are best cared for by their own family/whānau and we will work to strengthen families so they can nurture and care for their children and young people successfully.

We provide:

  • Registered Social Work support and services
  • Out of home care and respite services
  • Residential home for young parents
  • Prevention of entry into care
  • Family/Whānau reunification
  • Family Group Conference monitoring 
  • Supervised Access services


Child / Tamariki, Youth / Rangatahi

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Referral, Make an appointment


8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

We also have staff on call after hours, via our main number.

Public Holidays: Closed Auckland Anniversary (31 Jan), Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct).

Services Provided


  • Parenting education
  • Parent wellbeing
  • Whānau support
  • Dads

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Contact Details

1239 Haupapa Street
Rotorua 3010

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Street Address

1239 Haupapa Street
Rotorua 3010

Postal Address

Open Home Foundation
PO Box 587
Rotorua 3040

This page was last updated at 9:53AM on September 9, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Open Home Foundation - Rotorua.