News

Help us to help our community

We need your support to reach vulnerable children and families in rural areas of Otago.

Posted: Monday August 21, 2017

Our achievements in the last 12 months 

We are delighted to publish this summary of our work with Otago families from 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017.

Posted: Thursday August 10, 2017

Expansion of services

Anglican Family Care expands support services for vulnerable Otago children and families.

Posted: Monday July 31, 2017

Restorative Justice

Raewyn Macfie, the Restorative Justice Otago Coordinator, describes the service and how it restores the harm done to victims of crime.

Posted: Wednesday July 12, 2017

Movie night great success!

We would like to say a special thank you to everyone who came to our movie night fundraiser on 22 June. 

Posted: Monday July 3, 2017

Oamaru Rocks

Read about the latest craze for families in Oamaru.

Posted: Sunday July 2, 2017

$1,000 grant to help North Otago families

Anglican Family Care is very grateful to have received a $1,000 grant from Network Waitaki 

Posted: Monday June 5, 2017

SUPPORTIVE SATURDAY - Supporters on the Sidelines 

Our South Otago team are promoting positive sideline behaviour as part of their It's Not OK Campaign.

Posted: Friday June 2, 2017

Movie Night Fundraiser

Join us on 22 June and support the work we do with the most vulnerable children and families in our local community.

Posted: Sunday May 14, 2017

Free things to do with your kids this season

Posted: Friday April 28, 2017

Day in the life of a Social Worker

Ever wondered what it would be like to be a social worker? Read about why Jackie went in to social work and what her typical day is like.

Posted: Friday April 28, 2017

Grant received from Waitaki District Council

We are thrilled to be the recipient of a 2017 Community Group Grant from the Waitaki District Council towards Oceans, our grief and loss programme for local children and young people.

Posted: Wednesday April 19, 2017

The Easter Bunny has come early to Anglican Family Care!

A special thank you to the donor who dropped off these gorgeous Easter bunnies at our reception today.

Posted: Tuesday April 4, 2017

Raising awareness of family violence

Anglican Family Care staff visited St Hilda's Collegiate School earlier this week to talk about family violence issues.

Posted: Wednesday March 29, 2017

Children's Day

Spending time with your children without spending money

Posted: Tuesday February 21, 2017

$24,000 grant to help South Otago families

Anglican Family Care is delighted to have received a $24,000 grant from The Trust Community Foundation. 

Posted: Thursday February 16, 2017

Listen out for our radio campaign!

Posted: Thursday January 19, 2017

 Lovely lunchboxes

Back to school means back to preparing school lunches everyday. Try to get your kids involved in helping to make their lunch and talk about healthy options to include.

Posted: Thursday January 19, 2017

Back to school time

New teachers, making new friends and bullying. Going back to school isn’t always easy. We interviewed Claire, one of our Social Workers in Schools team, to get her advice on how to help your children prepare to go back to school, kindy or daycare.

Posted: Thursday January 19, 2017