Family Works is here to support children, young people and their families, through challenging times in their life.

We all need help from time to time and Family Works offers a range of social services, from counselling and social work support, through to buddy and parenting programmes.

Services are confidential, free of charge and available no matter what your gender, religion or background may be. 

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Funding Boost Secured

26 April 2017

Local funders have continued their support of Presbyterian Support Southland, and it’s come with a funding increase from the ILT and ILT Foundation.

Foster Care Awareness Week

5 March 2017

As we look to mark Foster Care Awareness Week, Family Works is still facing huge demand for foster families to open their homes to children and young people.

Family Start Programme Expanding

28 February 2017

Help for families in need is now accessible in more parts of Southland than ever before, through the Family Start programme.