Kia Ora Koutou, Talofa Lava, Kia Orana, Malo e lelei,

This is how we are working with you at Alert Level 1.

Family Works

  • Our Family Works locations are open as normal
  • Volunteers are attending, if they wish to and are in good health
  • The foodbank and group programs are operating
  • Help available includes accessing food, financial mentoring, and low interest and no interest loans
  • Call 03 477 7116 for more information or to make an appointment


  • At Alert Level 1, as always, visitors should NOT visit if they are in any way unwell
  • Hand hygiene remains CRITICAL – please wash or sanitise your hands frequently and cough/sneeze into elbows
  • There are no restrictions on visiting hours or visitor numbers and children are welcome
  • All visitors hould use their COVID tracer app and complete the health screening questions in the visitor book


  • Our Shops are open, but hand and cough hygiene is still vital!
  • Volunteers are attending, if they wish to and are in good health

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation! 

If you have an immediate concern about your mental health or that of someone you care about, remember you can call or text the government funded free and confidential counselling service on 1737 at any time (day or night) to speak to a trained counsellor.


Presbyterian Support Otago works for a fair, just and caring community.

Kaihapai Perehipitīriana o Otakou i mahi ai mo te tika me te hapori e manaaki ana