Access Ability is an independent, not for profit company that has been working in the disability sector for over 10 years.
We have a small office located on Marine Parade, Wairoa which is our base for the Wairoa area.
Our social workers are based here and also work in some of the primary and intermediate schools in the Wairoa area from Mahia in the north to Mohaka in the south.
We provide all social services to the Wairoa community from this office including Parenting Through Separation and Building Financial Capabilities.
Birthright (HB) Wairoa
260 Marine Parade
Tel: (06) 838 7054
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A chance to gain new skills to improve family life. Designed to help families before things go seriously wrong.
This trust provides grants for women.
Parents Centre is a nationwide organisation established by parents for parents. Parents Centres teach about birth and parenting, and support parents in their role and aim to ensure that birthing and parenting are recognized and valued in the community.
24hr phone service for people with pregnancy related issues, practical help where necessary, post abortion counselling.
One stop social services centre offering the following services: counselling, social work, supervised contact, parenting programmes, food bank, ezee meals programme, family home and foster care, family budget service, supervised accommodation, and an early childhood education centre.
Free health services
General community information and referral service
Community workshops and events
Free and low cost clothing and household goods
Free lending library and reference resources.
Space to feed and change little ones
Drop-in space for a cuppa or a chat
Toy area, garden and children’s playground
Mentoring programme for volunteers
Assistance provided with CV writing and job applications
Access to Family Planning education and resources
Confidential and free counselling service
Access to Support Groups.
The YMCA provides a comprehensive, individualised programme for parents assisting them with all aspects of personal development.
Free confidential telephone text and email counselling and information/referral service. We will help you to arrive at your own solutions to your problems and make your own decisions. Youthline is available to people of all ages. Full training given for volunteers.