Support services in the Taranaki Region

Nau mai – haere mai – welcome. This is a locally-maintained list of wellbeing / support services in Taranaki.

Spotted an out-of-date entry, or an organisation which is missing? Please drop us an email to let us know, and we’ll sort it! Thank you:)

You can select a category below, on the left; or search for a keyword, or just browse the full directory.

Mā tōu rourou, mā taku rourou ka ora te iwi – With your food basket and my food basket the people will thrive.

Photo of Citizens Advice Bureau New Plymouth
Community House 32 Leach Street New Plymouth Taranaki 4310 New Zealand Work Phone: 06 758 9542 Work Phone: 0800 FOR CAB (0800 367 222) Website: Citizens Advice

Biographical Info

We provide free, confidential, independent information, advice and support to anyone on any issue. Our trained volunteers take the time to listen, and aim to ensure that you get the information you need – whether it’s about your rights in a particular situation or to find a specific service, we will find a way forward. Language Assistance
Support is available.

We want to remind everyone that our service remains free – where people can pop in and visit, call us on the phone, or contact us via our website by using live chat or sending a message.

We also run a FREE legal service together with New Plymouth lawyers and have the JP Service Desk once a week.

Not sure? Ask us. Kāore i te mārama? Pātai mai.

Categories: Budget Support, Employment Support, General Wellbeing
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Photo of Hāwera Budget Advisory Service Inc
Contact: Julie Gaudin
46 Union Street Hawera Taranaki 4610 New Zealand Work Phone: 06 2788448

Biographical Info

The Hāwera Budget Service provides supportive, confidential, non-judgemental advice and education to individuals and whānau in our community.

Our aim is to empower people to find satisfaction, security and financial independence, through the learning of money management skills.

Categories: Budget Support, General Wellbeing
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