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Happiness House - Social Services

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    Happiness House is a support and resource drop-in centre providing a safe, warm, non-judgemental, confidential and caring environment.  
     
    Our philosophy is to assist those in need by encouraging them to make healthy and empowering life choices. We provide crisis intervention, resolution and general social support for families and individuals including access to:

    • Client support & advocacy
    • Agency referrals
    • Computer with internet access
    • Craft and activity groups
    • Affordable pre-loved clothing and homewares
    • Secondhand school uniforms
    • Childrens play area
    • Baby changing & feeding facilities
    • Company and a cup of tea or coffee

    See here for our counselling service.

    Advocacy
    • Client support and advocacy
    • Agency referrals
    Basic needs
    • OP shop - including clothing, books, dinnerware, cooking utensils, bedding, toys, secondhand school uniforms.

    • Produce day (Friday)fresh fruit and vegetables available at no cost to people who are struggling financially.
    Parenting
    • General assistance with practical and emotional parenting skills.
    Cultural support
    • Support for migrant families.
    Education and training
    Group activities
    • Find out about our group activities on our website here or on our Facebook page here

    Age groups

    • Child / Tamariki
    • Youth / Rangatahi
    • Adult / Pakeke
    • Older adult / Kaumātua