Welcome to Community House

Community House Whanganui

60 Ridgway St, Whanganui 4500 (06) 347 1084 manager@communityhouse.org.nz

Wanganui Peoples Centre

We provide free information and support to Beneficiaries, New Zealand Superannuates, and Low Income Workers, when interacting with Government agencies such as Work and Income New Zealand and Inland Revenue.



Community House Building

Room 110, First Floor

60 Ridgway Street

P.O. Box 102, Whanganui

Monday – Thursday 9am-2pm and Friday 9am-12pm (by appointment)

Phone:  (06) 345 8656

Email:  wpcentre1@gmail.com



We freely give advice on the correct procedures to take when communicating the Government Agencies, so that their queries are resolved as soon as possible.

We provide information on other services and resources available within the Community and direct clients to these agencies such as Budget Advice, Foodbank, Legal Advice etc.


We provide a free advocacy service to ensure clients understand and receive their rights and entitlements.

As your Advocate, we can attend your appointment with you for support.


We assist to fill out forms and explain the meaning of the forms handed out by many Government Agencies.

We have the right benefit information that will help you.