Southland Loss and Grief Centre

Southland’s Loss & Grief Centre moved to an Emotional Wellbeing phone call service offering regular phone contact to anyone feeling isolated, afraid or managing grief at this time following COVID-19 Alert Level 4 and 3 restrictions. If you or anyone in SOUTHLAND need Loss and Grief support at this time please contact them. Nationwide links to help are also available.

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Due to COVID-19 Alert Level 4 and 3 restrictions Southland’s Loss & Grief Centre closed public drop-in services and support groups and aren’t working with people 1-1 via the Community care service for all bases.

Having moved to an Emotional Wellbeing phone call service offering regular phone contact to anyone feeling isolated, afraid or managing grief at this time

For anyone in Southland needing extra care at this time the centre phone will be on daily and support workers will answer or follow up messages left.

This will hopefully provide support for the Southland community.

The number to call is 027 443 8788.

People can connect with them via Facebook(external link) or email also.

Feel free to email information (name, address, ph number) of anyone you are concerned about for a follow up once you have their permission. 

For more information visit their website: Loss and Grief Centre(external link)

Nationwide Help

As we continue to self-isolate for a few more weeks under COVID 19 Alert Level 4 and 3, it is important that we continue to keep our families, children safe in our homes.

Some Pacific families may be feeling vulnerable, remember that family violence support services are available during the COVID 19 Level 4 Alert lockdown. For emergencies please Dial 111.

Click here for resources and links to available service providers.

Pasefika Proud is a Pacific response to focus on community-led solutions that harnesses the transformative power of traditional Pacific cultural values and frameworks to encourage violence-free, respectful relationships that support Pacific peoples to thrive and to build strong resilient families.