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Churches

Porirua Corps

Porirua Corps has a multi-cultural congregation that you will find friendly, welcoming and relaxed. We incorporate English, Samoan and Maori elements.

Service time(s): Sunday @ 10:30am (including Kids's Programme)

Cnr Warspite Avenue & Fantame Street,
Porirua East
Phone: (04) 235 8327

Family Stores

6 Prosser St,
Elsdon, Porirua
Phone: (04) 238 2375

Shop 1 - 10 Steyne Avenue,
Plimmerton, Mana
Phone: (04) 233 1313

Social services

Welfare

Counselling, budgeting advice, advocacy services and food bank assistance is available from our Porirua office. Please contact us at:

Porirua Community Ministries
Cnr Warspite Avenue & Fantame Street,
Porirua East, Wellington
Phone: (04) 235 6266
Email: Porirua Community Ministries

Addictions

There is a Bridge Programme for Addictions in the Wellington area. This provides a safe, integrated, high-quality treatment service for people whose lives have been affected by the harmful use of, or dependency on, alcohol or drugs. Please contact us at:

Wellington Bridge Programme
22-26 Riddiford Street,
Newtown, Wellington
Phone: (04) 389 6566
Email: Wellington Bridge

There is also an Oasis centre for Problem Gambling in the Wellington area. This centre offers free consultation and rehabilitation programmes for problem gamblers, partners of gamblers and affected family members. Please contact us at:

Wellington Oasis Centre
22 Riddiford Street,
Newtown, Wellington
Phone: (04) 389 6566
Email: Wellington Oasis Centre

Accommodation

We offer emergency housing in this area. Please contact our Porirua office to see how we might help you with this service.

Porirua Community Ministries
Cnr Warspite Avenue & Fantame Street,
Porirua East, Wellington
Phone: (04) 235 6266
Email: Porirua Community Ministries

Education & Employment

There is no Employment Plus centre in the Porirua area. Please contact our Petone Employment Plus office to see how we might help you with this service.

Petone Centre
120 Cuba St
Petone 5040
Phone: (04) 566 2517

Seniors

Please contact our Porirua office to find out details of our services for seniors.

Porirua Community Ministries
Cnr Warspite Avenue & Fantame Street,
Porirua East, Wellington
Phone: (04) 235 6266
Email: Porirua Community Ministries

Youth & Children

Porirua Corps runs various programmes for youth and children. There is a Kid's Alive and various youth groups. Please contact our office for more details:

Phone: (04) 235 8327

Courts & Prisons

Court services are available in the Porirua area. Please contact us at:

Court Services - Porirua
Phone: (04) 235 6266