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STRIVE Community Trust

Social Service, Kaupapa Māori


8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.


STRIVE Community Trust is recognised by government as a “High Trust Provider” of quality social service programmes and is contracted by the Ministry of Social Development, Ministry of Youth Development, Family and Community Services and the Ministry of Education to provide integrated services that provide realistic options and practical support for families. 

STRIVE services strengthen the existing supports in families and the community by engaging in inter-agency partnerships to maximise outcomes and offer clients key social services that encourage total wellbeing of all family members in the areas of:

  • Financial management
  • Physical, mental and spiritual health
  • Whānau support & advocacy
  • Wellbeing promotion
  • Youth development
  • Employment
  • Transitional emergency housing
"To bring together key people who have the passion for and commitment to proactively work towards assisting whānau achieve “Total Wellbeing”


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

How do I access this service?

Walk in, Make an appointment, Referral, Contact us


We are a free service, but welcome any donations or funding.

Fees and Charges Categorisation



8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Languages Spoken

English, Niuean, Samoan, Tongan, Cook Islands Māori, Māori

Services Provided

Abuse and violence support

  • Counselling
  • Family violence intervention
  • Information and support
  • Referral to specialist services
  • Support groups


Basic needs

  • Crisis assessment
  • Emergency accommodation
  • Food
  • Housing

Social work

  • Crisis assessment


  • Whānau support
  • Dads

Supporting financial independence

Kaupapa Māori

Pacific Island people

Disability Assistance

Wheelchair access

Wheelchair Access



South Auckland

Contact Details

197 Montgomerie Road, Airport Oaks

South Auckland

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

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253 Buckland Road, Auckland

South Auckland

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

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366 Massey Road, Auckland

South Auckland

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

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16/34 Miro Rd, Māngere Bridge

South Auckland

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

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This page was last updated at 3:59PM on June 29, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by STRIVE Community Trust.