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Ōtorohanga Support House - Whare Awhina

Social Service

Today

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Description

Our aim is to bring about improved health and welfare of the Ōtorohanga Community through the support of local health and social service groups. We are a community facility and here to help you. We offer a friendly and confidential service.

Ages

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

How do I access this service?

Contact us

Call 07 873 7676

Walk in

120 Maniapoto Street Ōtorohanga

Make an appointment

Call 07 873 7676

Referral

Email manager@otosupport.nz or family@otosupport.nz for a referral form.

Charges

We try to reduce the barriers of access to our service. Please contact us for criteria for funding.

Hours

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Tuesday full staff available from 10am onwards due to staff meetings from 9am -10am.

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).
Christmas: Open 20 Dec — 24 Dec. Closed 25 Dec — 26 Dec. Open 27 Dec — 31 Dec. Closed 1 Jan — 2 Jan. Open 3 Jan — 7 Jan.

Services Provided

Counselling Services

Call 07 873 7676 or email 

$70 per session.

Some funding available. Eligibility will apply.

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Social work

Call 07 873 7676 or email

- Social Work

- Community Work

- Family Harm

 

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Abuse and violence

  • Elder abuse
  • Anger management
  • Counselling
  • Family violence intervention
  • Information & support
  • Support groups

Call 07 873 7676 or email

- Social Work

- Community Work

- Family Harm

 

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Housing Navigator

Call  07 873 6502

Support with housing needs.

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Foodbank

Call 07 873 8156  10am -12 noon

Or call into the House on Maniapoto Street

Supporting financial independence

BUDGETING SERVICES

Call 07 873 6434 or email otobudget@xtra.co.nz

Provides high quality budget advice and guidance through trained volunteers.

Community Health Transport

Health appointment to WDHB or Te Kuiti Hospital and specialist referrals.

ŌTOROHANGA COMMUNITY HEALTH TRANSPORT SERVICE

Do you need transport to Waikato or Te Kūiti Hospital for medical appointments?

Contact:…

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Citizen Advice Bureau

Call in or phone us on 07 873 7568

We can help you get practically any information you may need on any matter that concerns you.

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Basic needs

  • Drop-in centre
  • Food
  • Housing

See Services for details and how to make contact.

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Wheelchair Access

Yes

Region

Waikato

Contact Details

This page was last updated at 3:15PM on August 10, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Otorohanga Support House - Whare Awhina.