Who can help
These are the services and providers we work with and link you to.
Age Concern Hamilton
Age Concern Hamilton is a charity who aim is to improve the lives of over-65's. Age Concern Hamilton provides social support, navigation for health and community services, elder abuse investigation and education, health promotion and more
Catholic Family Support Services
CFSS provides general family support with a focus on parenting help. It also offers information/ advice on personal/ relationship issues and mental health. It is also a point of contact for emergency assistance e.g. food parcels.
We support and strengthen our community by responding to needs, challenges and opportunities. We offer practical solutions for families and individuals facing challenging life issues through our Links: TeenLink, ParentLink, BudgetLink and FoodLink.
Creative Waikato is here to support the development of all sectors of the creative arts in the Waikato. Whether you are an artist, arts group or arts organisation, we provide support, training and advice to help you through your next steps.
Epilepsy Waikato Charitable Trust (EWCT) is an independent regional epilepsy organisation providing advice, support and information to those living directly and indirectly with epilepsy.
Methodist City Action
Methodist City Action offers advocacy for the Deaf and Hearing Impaired, activity classes for people with disabilities and practical help to the wider community via our Monday community meal and foodbank services.
Neighbourhood Support Hamilton
Provides support to householders wanting to start or run a Neighbourhood Support Group in their immediate vicinity. Website, membership directory, warning signs and stickers, police liaison.
Pukete Neighbourhood House
Pukete Neighbourhood House is a local community centre providing support and social services to our local community and beyond
Shama Ethnic Women's Trust is a social service organisation that provides culturally-appropriate support, advocacy, and programmes to ethnic women and their families.
South Waikato Pacific Islands Community Services Trust
South Waikato Pacific Islands Community Services Trust established 1999 providing a range of Health, Social and Educational support to families within the South Waikato Area.
St John Caring Caller
Caring Caller is a service that St John provides for people who live alone or feel a bit lonely. Volunteers phone clients regularly to check that everything is ok. This free service is fully funded by donations.
The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army is a Christian Church and organisation providing social services. All Hamilton City social services are operating under Level 1.
Waikato Ethnic Family Services
WEFST works alongside ethnic families to ensure the safety and well-being of ethnic children, women and men through culturally appropriate prevention and early intervention approaches. We provide Social Work, Advocacy, Counselling, Interpreting, Budgeting, Driver licensing and training,Immigration advice, and JP services are also available.
Western Community Centre
The Western Community Centre provides a wide range of support services, programmes, activities and events that contribute to the social wellbeing of the Hamilton.