We've scoured the country to find the best and most useful resources and put them together into information packs just for you. They are the perfect way to get all of the information you need without feeling overwhelmed. Take the pack home, sit down with a cuppa and absorb the information at your own pace.
If you would like an information pack for yourself or someone you know please visit us and we'd be happy to help.
At present we have 11 different information packs and best of all they are completely free of charge!
Parenting 0 - 5 Years - designed to help you give your child the best start. Lots of practical advice, safety information and strategies for handling tantrums.
Parenting 6 - 12 Years - to help you build a solid foundation with your child. Also includes practical advice and age-appropriate safety information.
Parenting Teenagers - one of our most popular packs! Lots of good advice on how to talk to your teenager about the big issues.
Parenting Spirited Children - If your kids are starting to display challenging behaviours this pack is a great place to start.
Youth - Designed to inform young people and help them make good choices. Addresses the challenges that youth face including sex, drugs, alcohol, bullying (and how to talk to their parents!).
Services for Seniors- Information on groups, services and organisations in our community.
Counselling - Have you ever wondered what happens at a counselling session? This pack has the answers.
Mental Well-Being/Mental Wellness - Covers a broad spectrum of topics including stress, anxiety, depression and financial worries.
Family Safety/Family Violence - family violence is all too common in our district. This pack includes information about what family violence is, the different types, how it affects children, and how you can help if you know someone living in a violent relationship.
Drugs & Alcohol - Are you concerned about your drinking or drug use? How about a friend or family member? This pack can answer all your questions.
Getting through Separation - Separating from your partner or spouse can be a time of change, uncertainty and stress. All parents want to do the best they can for their children and during a separation it is important to put the needs of children first.
Many thanks to the following organisations:
Vicky Finlayson MNZAC
Phil Terrey MNZAC
Julie Addenbrooke-Moss MNZAC
Morrinsville Community House is an Incorporated Society (No. HN/598226) and is registered with the Charities Commission (No. CC34565).