What happens to your donation

Your donations will be given to families in need, or sold through one of our Shop On charity op shops. All shop proceeds help support Family Works welfare and social services in Otago.

Family Works supports children, young people and their families across Otago to be safe, strong and connected. Our services include social work, counselling, foodbank, emergency response, financial mentoring, parenting support, youth development and community development programmes.

Thanks to the generous support of donors, our services are flexible and meet the needs of the people we assist. Services are available to all, no matter their age, background or faith.

Your donations support:

  • Children & Families
  • Individuals (young adults and adults)
  • Communities

People helping people across Otago

To find out more about about the programmes and services in your area, and how you can get involved click here.