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the best place to raise children
in flourishing families


Welcome to Family Works Manawatu/Horowhenua

Family Works Manawatu/Horowhenua provides a range of services from our centre in Palmerston North.

Family Works prides itself of tailoring services to suit the needs of the community. We currently provide the following services and will look to introduce further support services as community needs are identified. Please feel free to give us a call to discuss your needs.

Family Dispute Resolution

Family Dispute Resolution (FDR) helps families reach agreement on parenting arrangements after a separation or divorce.
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Family Works counsellors are able to offer counselling support for children, teens and adults, including individuals, couples and families who are facing challenging or difficult times.
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Relationship counselling

Family Works has qualified and experienced counsellors and family therapists who can assist and support you to navigate the “rocky patches” and work alongside you to create a more loving and fulfilling relationship.
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Out of Gate community reintegration

Family Works can support women being released from Arohata Prison, near Wellington, to settle back into the community after spending time in prison.
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Contact details


Family Works Manawatu
Phone: 06 954 2012

Freephone: 0800 FAM WORKS
Visit: 9 Russell Street, Palmerston North
Write to: PO Box 12706, Thorndon, Wellington 6144