Waka Toa Ora Signatory List

There are 205 signatory records.

OrganisationContact PeopleDescription
Womens Centre Inc
PO Box 13 054
Phone: 03 371 7414

Jennifer Lunsford
03 386 2035

The Women's Centre works with and for the well-being of all women by assisting, supporting and encouraging them to make informed decisions in their lives. We offer a sole women only space where you can drop in for time out, some company and a free cuppa, access information and resources on a wide range of services, talk with a skilled worker, access lesbian resources or groups, attend a course or group at low cost. Our service is free. Course brochures for each term are available from the Centre, open 10am-2pm weekdays.
Womens Health Information Centre

Emma Adcock

Lisa Cole

Free health information and referral service for all women.
Woolston Development Project Inc
PO Box 19793
Phone: 3894448
Fax: 03 3895148

Bev Adams

Community based organisation providing - -recreation programmes for primary school children eg afterschool programme and holiday activities; and -advocacy and support for families eg women's group, self esteem and communication skills training, children's behaviour management and parenting.
Youth and Cultural Development
PO Box 13393
Phone: 03366 0866


03366 0866

Status: Fully Operational from new premises. See action report for more details. YCD is focused on providing a unique inner city environment for young people to explore their talents and aspirations. Its vision is to support young people to achieve a sense of wholeness. Projects include Maori and Pacific Island mentoring, and one that deals with street youth. YCD operates a drop in centre which is a safe place for young people to engage with a youth worker. It also offers courses, case management and other services.
YWCA Christchurch Inc
285 Hereford Street
Christchurch Central
Phone: 03 365 8720

Leigh Steele
03 379 7598 ext 2

Status: Fully operational at Hereford St. See Action: EQ Update Status for more info. Works to empower women, especially young women and women with low incomes. Host trainings, offer accommodation and a large range of community services. A not-for-profit organisation.