Wellington city

Churches

Wellington City Corps

Wellington City Corps - a place to belong. We are a friendly, family-focused church where all are welcome.

Service time(s): Sunday @ 10:30am

92 Vivian Street,
Wellington
Phone: (04) 801 9278

Family Stores

203 Willis St
Wellington City
Phone: (04) 801 5315
Opening hours:
Mon - Fri 9am to 5.30pm, Sat 10am to 4pm

2 Parkvale Road,
Karori, Wellington
Phone: (04) 476 0239
Opening Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5.30pm, Sat 10am-4pm

Pick ups phone line: (04) 801 5315

6H 33 Kaiwharawhara Rd
Kaiwharawhara, Wellington
Phone: (04) 473 3924  
A boutique store - a Family Store like no other! Come and check out our quality clothing and bric-a-brac! (Furniture not available at this Store)
Opening Hours: Mon-Sat 10am-6pm

Social services

Welfare

We provide assistance with food parcels, furniture, clothing and advocacy, emergency/transitional housing , a Social Worker, low interest and no interest loans, and an after-hours telephone service for emergency welfare support.

Our Drop-In Centre is a safe, clean, warm, non-threatening and relaxing meeting point for the local community. Low-cost counselling is available for a wide range of issues.

Our Senior Services programme supports the elderly by linking them with volunteers who will regularly visit and help connect them to various activities or services. 'Awesome Seniors' is our social group for seniors.

Please contact us at:

Wellington Community Ministries
'Hope Centre'
22-26 Riddiford Street,
Newtown, Wellington
Phone: (04) 389 0594
Email: Wellington Community Ministries

Addictions

There is a Bridge programme 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
22-26 Riddiford Street,
Newtown, Wellington
Phone: (04) 389 6566
Email: wbridge@nzf.salvationarmy.org

There is also an Oasis centre 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
22-26 Riddiford Street,
Newtown, Wellington
Phone: (04) 389 6566
Email: wbridge@nzf.salvationarmy.org

Accommodation

We offer emergency/transitional accommodation for families with children, and housing advocacy for a wide range of people. Supportive Accommodation is available in the Wellington area for adults with intellectual disabilities.

Please contact us at:

Wellington Community Ministries
‘Hope Centre’
22-26 Riddiford Street,
Newtown, Wellington
Phone: (04) 389 0594
Email: Wellington Community Ministries

Education & Employment

There is no Employment Plus centre in the Wellington 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

Community Support for Seniors

Giving support to elderly people through linking them with volunteers who will regularly visit and help connect them to various activities or services. 'Awesome Seniors' is our monthly social group for seniors.

Wellington Community Ministries
'Hope Centre'
22-26 Riddiford Street,
Newtown, Wellington
Phone: (04) 389 0594 ext 64118
Email: Wellington Community Ministries

Youth & Children

Wellington City Corps runs various programmes for youth and children. There is a Play Group, Mainly Music Programme, Youth Chorus, a Brass Band Academy, and various Youth Groups. Please contact our office for more details:

Phone: (04) 801 9278

Early Childhood Education Centre
Providing quality early childhood education with a Christian emphasis. For more information please contact:

The Supervisor
Early Childhood Education Centre
126 Britomart Street,
Berhampore, Wellington
Phone : (04) 389 9781

Courts & Prisons

Court and Prison chaplaincy services are available in this area. Please contact our Wellington City office for assistance at:

Court and Prison Services
Phone: (04) 918 8063