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Paeroa Community Support Trust

Social Service, Community Health


Carehouse, 21 Willoughby Street, Paeroa

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.


Paeroa Community Support Trust operates from two centres, the Hauraki Resource Centre and the Carehouse, which provides resources and support in a way that meets the needs of the Community of Paeroa and the surrounding districts.

We provide services including:

  • Paeroa Budgeting Services
  • Volunteer drivers for transport to hospital appointments
  • Oscar programmes (After School Care and holiday programmes)
  • Paeroa Neighbours foodbank
  • Paeroa Meals on Wheels
  • Youth programmes (Kids can Cook, Friday Night Friend-zy, Leaders in Training)
  • Music progammes (Music & Movement, Music Tuition - youth, Tuning In - Seniors, Disco Action for special needs)
  • Education (Mahi Pūtea - Making money personal, Maximised Cooking - cooking on a budget)
  • Annual event (Day Camp - 4-day farm based for youth, Children's Day Event)
  • Senior activities and programmes (Senior outings, Community Bus, Weigh-in team)
  • Thames Valley Alternative Learning
  • Supervised contact
  • Toy Library
  • Information & advice

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Youth programmes are based at the Carehouse.


Child / Tamariki, Youth / Rangatahi, Adult / Pakeke, Older adult / Kaumātua

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Carehouse, 21 Willoughby Street, Paeroa

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Auckland Anniversary (31 Jan), Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct).

Languages Spoken


Services Provided

Education and training

  • Life skills
  • Skills courses

Basic needs

  • Drop-in centre
  • Food

Supporting financial independence

We offer a free budgeting and financial mentoring service.  Please contact us for more detail.


We can help you with your CV and cover letters and we have referral options for employment liaisons.


  • Hospital transport/ shuttle

Wheelchair Access




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This page was last updated at 4:45PM on October 19, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Paeroa Community Support Trust.