Welcome to Community House

Community House Whanganui

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

COMMUNITY HOUSE WHANGANUI COVID INFORMATION

Community House Whanganui takes the safety and wellbeing of our staff, volunteers and clients very seriously.  Our position on the COVID-19 virus is based on the current advice from the Ministry of Health and other government agencies coupled with our recognition that a lot of our staff, volunteers and clients are particularly vulnerable to the virus due to age and health.
 
THE COVID-19 PROTECTION FRAMEWORK (TRAFFIC LIGHT SYSTEM)
What it means for everyone visiting the Community House Building
Under the ORANGE guidelines;
My Vaccine Passes will not be required and we will continue to welcome both vaccinated and unvaccinated people onto the premises.
Please be aware, however, that some organisations working within the building may require My Vaccine Passes before you can enter their office. These organisations will have a sign on their door.
Face coverings will be required.
Conferencing and casual hire bookings are available.
We will be making sure that we are doing our absolute best to not only help protect you, but also to help protect our staff and volunteers.
If you are unwell or need advice, contact the dedicated Healthline number 0800 3585 453 or visit https://www.health.govt.nz/our-work/diseases-and-conditions/covid-19-novel-coronavirus/covid-19-novel-coronavirus-health-advice-general-public.
 
Please remember we’re all in this together and how incredibly important it is that we all do our best to keep each other safe. Please be kind and patient with each other while we all navigate this next phase.
 
ORGANISATIONAL MAIN CONTACT NUMBERS
Access Community Health 021 024 40767
Balance Aotearoa 0800 10 25 55
Brain Injury Association 027 227 1202
Community House Office (06) 347 1084
Diabetes NZ (Whanganui Branch) (06) 281 3195
Multiple Sclerosis Society 027 381 2555
Nationwide Health and Disability Advocacy Services 0800 555 050
Paul Jacobson Counsellor 027 554 5543
Pride Whanganui 021 084 04336
Prisoners Aid and Rehabilitation Service Trust (PARS) Office 3455969 Social Worker / Field Worker 0221310549
Te Whāriki Manāki o Tātou Trust 020 400 30246
United Nations / Sir Robert Martin 027 575 0740
Volunteer Whanganui (06) 347 9430
Whanganui Community Foundation 022 595 8700
 
GENERAL ADVICE TO STAFF, VOLUNTEERS AND CLIENTS

WHO ARE WE AND THE SERVICES WE OFFER

Community House Whanganui is a base for community organisations in Whanganui. We share resources and work together to promote a happy and healthy community. We are located on the first and second floors of 60 Ridgway Street, Whanganui. We are an Incorporated Society and you will find our our office on the first floor Room 102. If you need help or advice please call us, we are here to help (06) 347 1084.

OUR MEMBERS

Do you need information or help? Are you looking to volunteer or to find a self help group? Do you need access to health or social services? Scroll down for phone numbers or click the link below for more information on our members…

Community Organisations

Are you looking for information on social groups, halls for hire, community groups and much more? Chances are you will find that information on our Community Organisations Database.
Click below to access it.

COM.CHAT

Every month we produce and distribute the Com.Chat Newsletter to over 800 Community Organisations. If you missed the news you can read it below…

OUR ORGANISATIONS

Prisoners Aid and Rehabilitation Service Trust
Room 103 | (06) 345 5969

Te Whāriki Manāki o Tātou Trust 
Room 200-201 | 020 4003 0246

Volunteer Whanganui
Room 110 | (06) 347 9430

Balance Aotearoa
Room 120 | (06) 345 4488

Multiple Sclerosis Society
Room 110 | (06) 345 2336

Nationwide Health and Disability Advocacy Service Room 208 | (06) 348 0074

Ridgway Conference Room
Bookings (06) 347 1084

People First
Room 123 | 0800 20 60 70

Brain injury Association Whanganui
Room 104 | (06) 347 9721

Diabetes NZ | Whanganui Branch
Room 111 | (06) 281 3195
For Marton enquiries call/text 021 342 524

Whanganui Community Foundation
Room 105 | 022 595 8700

PRIDE Whanganui
Room 126 | 021 084 04336

Paul Jacobsen | Counsellor
Room 109 | 027 554 5543

OUR TEAM

Shelley Loader (Manager) & Anne Englebretsen (Office Administration)