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Tough Love

Provides two peer-support programmes for parents struggling to cope with the challenging behaviour of their children, either a day or an evening session per week; about 55 parents involved in any one month

Dare New Zealand

Dare to Support Your Kids supports the Dare classroom programme; delivered to 150 parents in the last year

Relationship Services/Bay of Plenty Polytechnic

Runs a range of parenting courses including Positive Parenting, Positively Me and Parenting Teenagers


Delivers Parent Inc’s Toolbox parenting programme twice a year; open to families with children aged 6-12 years

Salvation Army

Provides parenting courses on a changing schedule

Stock take of services currently supporting families whose children have challenging behaviour CONTINUED.


Details of service

Counselling services – many counsellors operate in a private capacity, so it is not possible to list all of them; the following provide services for children and families under government contract

James Family

A variety of family therapists and counsellors are available for families with children under 17 years

Relationship Services

Provides home-based counselling for 7-14 year-olds with mental health issues such as phobias, depression, eating disorders

Bay Counselling and Therapy Centre

Child and adult counselling on all issues including behaviour and family violence

Salvation Army

Counselling service

Secondary Schools

School guidance counsellors

City Life Counselling

Youth counselling on drugs, alcohol, stress and self-esteem (in conjunction with Arndt House)

Social work and general family/whAnau support services

St Peter Care

These agencies provide general social work, family and whanau support to families in difficulty; can, and often does, involve work with families whose children have behaviour difficulties

Salvation Army

Te Turinga Whanau Family Support Trust

Ngati Ranginui

Ngaiterangi Iwi

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