Community directories

National

Citizens Advice Bureau 
0800 367 222. Can advise on services in your local area.

Engage Aotearoa's Community Resources Directory
A list of community groups and services that offer real opportunities for engagement with community, activity, social support, treatment, achievement, development, leisure and entertainment. 

Family & Community Services National Directory
Community help services that can help with issues relating to parenting, special needs, family support, family violence, custody and access, child behaviour, life skills, counselling, addiction, sexual abuse, grief and loss.

Key Health Sector Organisations and People 
Ministry of Health information pages.

Primary Health Organisations (PHOs) 
Ministry of Health listing of PHOs throughout New Zealand. PHOs are funded by District Health Boards to support the provision of primary health care services.

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Werry Centre 
Directory of District Health Board-funded child and adolescent mental health services.

Youthline Services Directory 
Services and support for young people, links through to Family Services Directory.

2CU the Online Directory 
This site presents results from the NZ Communities Web Enhancement Trust (CWET) database. Covers government, private foundation, charitable trust or other non-profit organisation and commercially-funded activities.

 


  

Auckland

Auckland Council – CITY: Community Information To You 
Database of contact information for approximately 2600 community organisations; including associations, clubs, societies, and sports groups, in the Auckland region.

Directory of Services in Auckland to Support Whanau Ora – He Ara Takahinga 
Developed to assist whanau in Auckland to access relevant and needed services. 

Raeburn House Directory of Support Services, including the Migrant & Refugee Directory 
This directory (also available in print) covers a broad range of support services within the North Shore, Rodney & Waitakere Districts, including mental health services.

 


 

Christchurch

Canterbury Mental Health Directory 
The Mental Health Education and Resource Centre in Christchurce (MHERC) provides a free mental health library, including this directory, for everyone in Christchurch and the South Island of New Zealand. Staff can also put you in touch with support groups.

Canterbury Men's Centre – The Blokes Book 
Listing of Canterbury agencies and services relevant to men's health and wellbeing. View online as a PDF, or print copies can also be ordered. Also available in Chinese.