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Wanaka Community Hubs opens

Pictured are Vicki our Central Otago Team Leader, with Social Worker Rebecca, who recently celebrated taking up residency in Wanaka's new Community Hub, located at 40 McDougall Street, Wanaka.

Posted: Sunday December 1, 2019

Celebrating 10 Years of Caregiving

Viv Robb has been a caregiver for Anglican Family Care for 10 years and we took the opportunity to thank her on behalf of the many families she has supported over this time.

Posted: Sunday December 1, 2019

Because of You... Families Are Thriving

In this summer edition of Community Connect, we talked to Kaiya about her engagement and experience with the nationally recognised voluntary Family Start programme, delivered throughout Otago.

Posted: Sunday December 1, 2019

New Practice Manager Appointed

October saw the end of an era with the departure of our long-standing Practice Manager, Kathy.

Posted: Sunday December 1, 2019

Street Appeal Update

Thank you to all our volunteers who made our Street Appeal such a success on Friday. Teams from Ray White Dunedin, Roslyn Pharmacy, St Hilda's Collegiate School, St Paul's Cathedral, and St Mark's Balclutha joined us and others at sites across Dunedin and Balclutha, with Concord School and Carisbrook School hosting a mufti day to raise over $3,000 to support Otago whānau.

Posted: Sunday December 1, 2019

Christmas Holiday Hours

We wish all our families and supporters a happy Christmas season. We will be closed from 12 noon 24 December and reopen on 6 January 2020.

Posted: Sunday December 1, 2019

Thank You

With 2019 winding down and 2020 right around the corner, we wanted to say thank you to all of our fantastic volunteers, supporters and donors for your continued support, we really appreciate it!

Posted: Sunday December 1, 2019

We Have Our Own Calendar!

Thanks to a grant from the Southern Trust, we have produced our own 2020 calendar. All of the artwork has been donated by our friends and supporters. Order yours today by clicking on the link below

Posted: Tuesday October 1, 2019

We Need Street Appeal Volunteers

CAN YOU HELP US on Friday 29 November?

Posted: Tuesday October 1, 2019

Thank You

We remain deeply humbled by the offers of support our Wish List has generated.

Posted: Tuesday October 1, 2019

Thank You St Hilda's Collegiate School

St Hilda’s Collegiate School has been a longtime supporter of AFC and continues to commit to help vulnerable people in our community.

Posted: Tuesday October 1, 2019

The Many Faces of Love

Recently we were invited to participate in the “Many Faces of Love” exhibition, showcasing social services in Dunedin, hosted by St Paul’s Cathedral.

Posted: Tuesday October 1, 2019

Because of You... Families are Empowered

Circle of Security is a parenting programme that focuses on the connection between the child and parent/caregiver and helps to strengthen the relationship. We asked one of our clients to share their experience about the programme with us.

Posted: Tuesday October 1, 2019

Anglican Family Care Annual General Meeting

We would like to invite you to our 2019 Annual General Meeting to hear about the work we have done in the last year to support more than 2,000 Otago children and their families. Wednesday 18 September from 5pm

Posted: Friday August 30, 2019

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Go into the draw to win this gorgeous organic beauty pamper pack; gifted by our friends at ‘Only Good’.

Posted: Monday June 17, 2019

Look how excited wee Nyxzin from Central Otago is to receive a warm jersey and hat!

Looks like teddy will be well-loved!!!

Posted: Monday June 17, 2019

Designer Clothes Fundraiser

Thank you to everyone who came along and supported our recent Designer Clothes Fundraiser

Posted: Monday June 17, 2019

Thank You

A special thank you to the following Trusts for recent grants:

Posted: Monday June 17, 2019

Play Therapy

"You can discover more about a child in a hour of play than you can in a lifetime of conversation." - Plato

Posted: Monday June 17, 2019

Celebrating 25 years of service at Anglican Family Care

In this edition, we are celebrating 25 years of service with Jackie and Kathy, who both started working for AFC in 1994. This is a huge milestone and they both took some time to reflect on their careers and the changes they have seen over this time.

Posted: Monday June 17, 2019