Changing the way we work together - find out more.

We're changing how we work

Community Investment is a new group in the Ministry of Social Development. It brings a new way of thinking and a new way of working with providers and communities. In the coming months we'll be developing a new Community Investment website to replace this site. More information.

family & whānau

Information and resources for individuals, families and whānau.


Resources to help community organisations support families.

working with us

Family and Community Services programmes, services and funding processes.

Family Services Directory.
Contract Mapping.

News & Updates

A new evaluation of Family Start is available on the Ministry of Social Developm...

The strategy provides clarity about the priorities for funding of social service...

Social Development Minister Hon Anne Tolley launches the Community Investment St...

MSD has released information on how and where it expects to fund social housing ...

Social Development Minister Hon Anne Tolley releases new guidelines for agencies...

White paper for vulnerable children Service lines of Family and Community Services.