Youth Services

Need support or help, these organisation's are here to help you!

Phone: 032186668

Awarua Whānau Services Kaimahi are enthusiastic, dedicated and passionate about their mahi. We work with individuals and Whānau, to achieve the best possible outcomes. 

Phone: 0800 925 242

Engaging in Maori practices such as Mara Kai, Waka Ama, Waka Toi, Ngahere Hikoi, and Noho Wananga that resource Rangatahi to reduce harm (alcohol and other drug use / impact from others addiction), become more resilient, make better choices and establish strong cultural connections. 

Phone: 032169074

Waihopai Runaka is a local iwi-based organisation that provides kaupapa maori health and social services in Invercargill 

Phone: 032087954

Hokonui Rūnanga Health and Social Services Trust offers a number of services to help you and your whānau with health issues. 

Phone: 02040906596

Provide an indigenous cultural experience of professional, educational, spiritual and hauora, wellness services.

Phone: 0800 044 334

Text: 4334

Safe to Talk offers free confidential information and support to people affected by
sexual harm. Anyone can contact the Help Line and remain anonymous and say as
much or as little as they like

The Help Line can be accessed for free, 24 hours a day 7 day

Phone: 0800 37 66 33

Youthline Southland is a local organisation providing support, information, crisis intervention, and referrals for young people. The free 24/7 helpline is staffed by our trained helpline counsellors who can hear you out when the pressure is hitting. We also offer personal development, counselling and suicide prevention skills training, and volunteer opportunities. Youthline Southland provides rangatahi a listening ear, offers information and advice, builds confidence, and can help in the dark times 

Phone: 032141013

We're about hauora. Rangatahi can access clinical and social services through Number 10, with nurses, doctors, youth mentors, health improvement practitioners, health coaches, counselors and transition support workers all on site. 

Phone: 0800 292 988

We can meet you wherever you are. All of our youth counselling and mental health services are funded by the Ministry of Health, District Health Board or the Ministry of Social Development which makes them completely free for you to access. Even if you are not sure that this is for you, get in touch or come along to meet us and check us out.