A directory of community groups and services in the Wellington region
Public health aims to keep our population well, improve health, and prevent illness.
Health is influenced by a wide range of factors including our housing, income, diet, and access to health and oth…
Provide Private Training Establishment (PTE) courses, Training Opportunities (TOPs) courses and Ministry of Youth Development (MYD) courses. Target group: youth 16-24 and TOPS 18 years and over. Cour…
Information, support and wellbeing for all affected by amputation. Field Officer service.
Primary school Year 1 - Year 8
We organise free weekly, timed 5km run and walk, in the lovely Bothamley Park, Porirua. The event is open to everybody from juniors to those taking their first run to octogenarians and Olympians. St…
Porirua GymSports offers gymnastics and trampoline classes for people of all ages at Te Rauparaha Arena in Porirua.
Secondary education - years 9-13
We specialize in helping teens, women and couples find solutions when faced with an unexpected pregnancy.
Offer free pregnancy tests.
We also offer:
After-abortion recovery and support for anyone wit…
Primary School Years 1 - 6
106 Bedford Street Porirua
The Porirua Whanau Centre is one of six Family Social Service Centres in New Zealand.
We are seen as a ‘hub’ of our community, providing education and social service programmes to enhance the health, …