We are a "One stop shop" for people needing Social and Community agencies.
Canterbury Autistic AsssociationTel: 366 4820
Austistic Association is a support organisation for parents of Autistic children and adolescents.
BirthrightTel: 366 9456
Birthright offers support, encouragement and practical assistance to children of one parent families.
Canterbury Volunteer CentreTel: 366 2442
Provides information & opportunities for those wanting to do voluntary work, or organisations wishing volunteers.
Citizens' Advice BureauTel: 366 6490
The Citizens advice Bureau provides information and guidance on almost any subject, to anyone.
Christchurch Household Budget Advisory Service IncTel: 366 3422
Offers free budgeting services, education in money matters, advises on the clearing of debt by providing clients with
the skills to manage their money.
Christchurch Safer Community CouncilTel: 377 2261 or 377 2262
C.S.C.C. is a two year pilot scheme, committed to creating safer communities by promoting effective co-ordination of central / local government agencies and community groups.
Community Business ServicesTel: 379 4768
Provides non-profit Office supplies and Print and Publishing services to the Community sector, while creating employment for people with disabilities.
Community Law CentreTel: 366 6870
For free legal advice, information & referral service on consumer problems, benefits, debt, A.C.C.,Tenancy and Family Law, etc.
Council of Social ServicesTel: 366 2050
Brings together central and local government, voluntary agencies and community groups, providing a channel to give information back to the community. It has a particular concern for those who are less advantaged.
Cystic Fibrosis Association New ZealandTel: 365 1122
The Cystic Fibrosis Association aims to ensure increased life expectancy and to improve the quality of life for people with Cystic Fibrosis.
Disabled Persons AssemblyTel: 379 8525, P.O. Box 32-074
Provides information to people with disabilities in Christchurch and Canterbury. Currently promoting their guidebook "Accessible Canterbury".
Hebron TrustTel: 366 7017 or 366 0452
Provides young people with Drug and Alchohol education, living skills, and provides parents of young people with care giver support and education.
National Council of WomenTel: 365 2309
Co-ordinating body of Women's organisations in N.Z. The council is concerned with family life, pay equity, leagal equality, education and the well-being of all people.
Network Waitangi OtautahiTel: 365 5266, P.O. Box 550
Incorporating Project Waitangi Workshops, the Network is focussed on Pakeha responsibility but is open to all who are working for a society based on the Treaty of Waitangi.
N.Z. Council For Education and Training in the Social ServicesTel: 366 6755
Assists local communities and groups to identify and meet their Education and Training needs. Provides information, education and training in the social services.
Pacific Island EvaluationTel: 365 1458
Offers counselling, family counselling assesments, confidentiality, support services for all alchohol and drug abuse problems.
Samoan Advisory CouncilTel: 366 2158
Services provided, interpreters, translations, fosters Samoan language and culture. Liases with government departments, assists in passport applications and renewals.
Te Runaka Ki Otautahi O Kai Tahu TrustTel: 379 7934
The mission of Te Runaka Ki Otautahi O Kai Tahu Trust is to enhance Mana Maori Motuhake in Otautahi. The pervasive concept of Mana Moari Motuhake is embroidered in classical poetic imagery and is depicted in the following expression: "The jewel of Moari identity, The plume of Moari dignity, The soul of Maori prestige".
Tenant's Protection AssosciationTel: 379 2297
Provides tenants with advice and information on housing problems, Housing Corporation Bond office and tenancy tribunal.
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