We provide specialised youth/rangatahi support services by working with young people and their whānau. Our Social Services division has after school programmes, holiday programmes, junior/youth sports, Te reo Māori class, alternative education, a youth worker, psychologist mentor and so much more. For more information visit our services page.
"Nāu te rourou, nāku rourou… ka ora ai te hāpori "

Youth Transition Services

We strive to provide support for young people exiting out of State Care. We work with young people (aged between 16 to 24 years old), providing support and guidance as they prepare themselves for adult life.

START Services

Assisting young people and their whānau to navigate the government support systems such as youth payment (YP), young parent payment (YPP) and NEET(Not Engaged in Education/Employment and Training) services. 

Te Hiringa - Alternative Education

Te Hiringa Alternative Education Service. Supporting secondary school aged youth who have become disengaged from mainstream education. We create meaningful learning pathways for young people to realise their potential.

Specialist Youth
Community and Whānau Services

Contact us for more information on the services we offer including community youthwork / early intervention and Individual counselling.

About HWC

You"ll be surprised at the amount of services
we provide to our community. Click any of the links
below to find out more

Contact Us

155 Highbury Ave, Monrad Park, Highbury Avenue
Palmerston North. New Zealand

(06) 358 0504 | | 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM, Mon – Fri