Parent to Parent Otago's area includes the centres of Arrowtown, Alexandra, Cromwell, Wanaka, Balclutha, Mosgiel, Oamaru and Dunedin - and everywhere in between
Coordinator: Sheryl Davies
Phone: 03 470 1086 Mobile: 027 808 3949
Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday - 9am - 3pm
Don’t fight for your wants, champion your needs
Be a strong advocate for you and your child and grab the opportunity to join our 650+ amazing team of volunteers.
A two-day course for parents and full time caregivers who have children with a disability or health impairment who would like to learn more about being a disability champion.
Learn how to plan for, raise issues at and negotiate during meetings. The course covers active listening and questioning skills, negotiating, planning, and challenging assumptions.
You will be offered the chance to become a support parent, where you can be a listening ear and share your experience and knowledge to families new to the world of disability.
This course and refreshments are provided at no cost.
If you have any queries about this course, please contact Sheryl on 03 410 1086 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Coffee and support groups
First Friday of the month group
Hidden Disabilities 16 years+ group
Friday Evening 7:30 – 9:30pm, Parent to Parent Office 514 Great King St, Dunedin
Last Friday of the month groups
All Disabilities group
Friday morning 9:15am – 11am, Vogel St Kitchen, 76 Vogel St, behind Carpet Court
Friday Evening 7:30 – 9pm, Parent to Parent office, 514 Great King St
Foetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorder group
Friday Morning 10am, Otago Museum Café
A big thank you to the following organisations who have supported the Otago branch with donations and grants in 2016/2017
- Polson Higgs - Dunedin Casino Trust
- Kingston Sedgfield• United Way
- The Lion Foundation
- Dunedin City Council
- Healthcare Otago
- TTCF - The Trust Community Foundation
- Lotteries• COGS - Central Otago
- Bendigo Valley Sports & Charitable Foundation
- Southern Trust• Rehabilitation Welfare Trust
- Dunedin Casino Trust• Rehabwelfare Trust
- Fresh Choice• Central Lakes Trust
- Kingston Sedgefield Charitable Trust
- Dunedin City Council - Community Grants Scheme
- The Trusts Community Foundation