Other Useful Community Agencies and Links - New Zealand

LDS Family Services New Zealand

Useful Community Agencies and links

Dione Davies (Registered Arts Therapist)

Fee: 120

Email: Dione@aftertherain.co.nz

Website: www.aftertherain.co.nz/for -the-bishop/

Speciality Area: I help people build new confidence, balance and peace, by escaping from depression, anxiety, other mental health issues and childhood sexual abuse. I work online with individual clients (not couples) from all over New Zealand.

Age Concern

Fee: Free

Refer to website: www.ageconcern.org.nz

Phone: 04 801 9336

Specialist Area: The Needs of Older People

Alcohol and Drug Helpline

Fee: Free

Phone: 0800 787 797    

Mobile:  8671 free text   

Website: https://alcoholdrughelp.org.nz

Specialist Area: Drug and Alcohol addiction

Auckland Counselling & Psychotherapy Group

Fee Subsidy

Phone: 09 638 7632

Website: www.acpg.co.nz

Specialist Area: General Counselling, Grief, Youth, individuals, couples, families


Fee: Free

Phone: 09 845 1818

Website: www.cads.org.nz

Specialist Area:  Drug and Alcohol addiction


Fee on referral

Phone: 0800-448-908 

Mobile: 021-552 945

Email: contact@casa.org.nz

Specialist Area: Suicide Prevention

Christian Counsellors

Fee is varied.

Refer to website: www.nzcca.org.nz/member-directory/

Specialist Area: Counsellors with Christian Values

Crisis Mental Health Services

Fee: Free

Phone: 0800 543 354

Website: http://www.mentalhealth.org.nz/get-help/in-crisis

Specialist Area: Suicide Prevention

Family Works

Fee on referral

Phone: 04-473-5164

Website: https://familyworks.org.nz/

Specialist Area: Parenting Programme, Blended Family Programme

Lifeline Free

Phone: 0800 543 354 or 09 522 2999

Website: www.lifeline.org.nz

Specialist Area: General Counselling

Man Alive

Fee on referral

Phone: 09 835 0509

Website: http://manalive.org.nz/

Specialist Area: Men and Boys Anger Management and Violence

Odyssey House

Fee on referral

Phone: 09 638 4957

Website: www.odyssey.org.nz/our-services

Specialist Area: Dual Diagnosis: Mental Health and Addiction Issues

Oranga Tamariki


Phone: 0508 326 459

Website: https://www.orangatamariki.govt.nz

Specialist Area: Birth Parent and Adoption Services and if you suspect Child Abuse

PGF Services – Counselling Advice Support

Fee on referral

Phone: 0800 664 262

Website: http://www.pgfnz.org.nz

Specialist Area: Problem Gambling

Quit Line


Phone: 0800 778 778

Website: http://www.quit.org.nz

Specialist Area: Quit Smoking

SAFE Network

Fee on referral

Phone: 09 377 9898

Website: www.safenetwork.org.nz

Specialist Area: Treatment for Sexual Offenders

Supporting Families in Mental Illness

Fee on referral

Phone: 0800 732 825 or 09 378 9134

Website: http://www.supportingfamilies.org.nz/

Specialist Area: Ideas for supporting Family Members with Mental Illness

The Practice: Counselling and Psychotherapy

Fee on referral 

Website: https://www.thepractice.net.nz

Specialist Area: General Social and Emotional Challenges

Women’s Refuge


Phone: 0800-733 843 or 04 802 5078

Website: http://www.womensrefuge.org.nz/

Specialist Area: Violence (Victims of Violence)