Family and whānau
Welcome to Family and Community Services' gateway to information for our communities, families and whānau, parents and caregivers, from the very young to the senior members of our community.
Here you will find information on a range of topics to help you make decisions about what’s best for you and your family as you face life’s everyday challenges.
Ideas about how to deal with everyday things that help keep your family running smoothly including family finances, relationships, health and wellbeing, safety, travel and managing your household.
Information about where to find information to help your family after the earthquake.
Information about the ages and stages of a child's growth and development, parenting, and information for families in different types of situations.
Links to a range of information to support the senior members of our community.
Information on how you and your family can connect with people, groups, activities and services in your community.