Central Otago

Alexandra Community Advice Network

Telephone: 
03 448 7771
Email address: 
Street address: 
18 Centennial Avenue, Alexandra.
We provide a free, confidential information and advice service. Open Monday to Friday 9am – 3pm. We provide a free 15 minute legal service Mondays 12.00 -1.00pm. (Appointments must be made in advance.) JP clinics are also available each Friday 12 – 1pm except on public holidays. No appointment needed. We can provide information of Clubs & Community, Health & Welfare, Tenancy, property and land issues. Immigration, passports, Goods and services Motor vehicle & transport issues & all other local information. We also coordinate the Meals on Wheels service.

Anglican Family Care (Central Otago)

Telephone: 
(03) 448 8228
Email address: 
Street address: 
16a Brandon Street, Alexandra 9340
In Central Otago, Anglican Family Care provides Home-based Family Support. This is working alongside families in their own homes on issues such as: Parenting skills and child management; Increasing parent knowledge of their children's needs; Building on families' strengths and developing parents' self-confidence; Informing parents and encouraging their use of community resources and support networks. It also provides Counselling: For individuals, couples and families, focusing on issues of concern to them.

Central Otago

Birthright Central Otago is based in Alexandra and covers surrounding communities such as Glenorchy, Kingston, Queenstown, Wanaka, Upper Clutha to Makarora, Cromwell, Roxburgh and Millers Flat.

Rural Women New Zealand (Central Otago)

Telephone: 
03 445 1217
Street address: 
25 Luggate-Cromwell Rd, Cromwell
Rural Women New Zealand is the respected voice of rural New Zealand families and communities because we understand and address social, economic and environmental aspects of rural communities. We make a difference in rural communities by making submissions at national level where Rural Women New Zealand has a leading voice for rural women and their families. The organisation provides educational scholarships, bursaries and grants for rural children. Workshops, leadership training, demonstrations and skills days are frequently organised. Support and friendship are invaluable amongst rural families. The Central Otago Executive disseminates information from branches to regional and national representatives and back to branches and members again. New members are always welcome at any local branch ( Tarras, Cromwell, Dunstan Group, Glenorchy, Cambrian – St Bathans ) where we aim to strengthen rural communities. Among other things, the organisation provides educational scholarships, bursaries and grants for rural children.

Women's Support Link (Central Otago)

Telephone: 
03 440 2555
Street address: 
20 Centennial Avenue, Alexandra 9320
This organisation provides confidential caring support and information to women and children who are victims of family violence.
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