Family and Children

New migrants and people with refugee status can access the services of the following family focussed services in Porirua City;

  • Porirua Whanau Centre - culturally appropriate and integrated service to enhance the health, social, educational and economic well-being of children and families.
  • Family Planning - provision of sexuality and relationship education.
  • Plunket Well child and parenting advice for children up to the age of 5.
  • Whanau Kotahi or Family Start - improve life outcomes for children whose social and family circumstances are put at risk.