When homes no longer feel safe and families break apart, it can be shattering and painful for everyone, especially children. We can help you get through tough times through counselling.
Family Works on the North Shore provides core counselling and social work services and some group programmes for children, young people, parents/caregivers and families.
Family Works North Shore
Private Bag 93126
Please refer to our Family Works Waitakere site for any queries.
Services available from this location:
We have trained and experienced family workers at all of our Family Works sites to walk alongside families and help them make positive, lasting changes.
Our free Strengthening Families service is a process that helps you access the services you need. Whether it's a budget advisor, social worker, doctor, teacher or other support person, we can help by bringing everyone together to discuss your family's needs and agree on what everyone will do.
Parenting is probably one of the hardest jobs around, but few people have any training for it. If you're interested in learning more about being a better parent, The Incredible Years programme could be for you.
Our trained SWiS workers partner with you, the school and communities to help your child thrive.
We're here to support parents improve their parenting skills while they are in prison, and to communicate better with their children.
Are you concerned about things your child may have seen or experienced? We provide free counselling for children and young people and their families who are affected by abuse of any kind.
We offer a Strengthening Step-families group programme to help parents understand the unique dynamics of their new family and how the changes affect each family member.