Our Mission

We work for and with children, young people and families to relieve suffering, release potential, promote family functioning, reduce disparities in New Zealand society, reduce crime and violence and break the cycle of disadvantage. We do this through life-changing programmes that we develop, establish and manage.
Find out more here.

It's Good in the Hood at the Takanini Family Service Centre

The Takanini Family Service Centre is a proud recipient of Z Papakura's Good in the Hood promotion this May. If you're in the Papakura area please head down to the Z petrol station and cast your vote for the Takanini Family Service Centre. Find out more here.


MATES is Making a World
of Difference

Congratulations to Shana Malio-Satele who runs MATES. She has received the Vodafone NZ Foundation World of Difference Award for 2015. Find out more about it here.