Parent to Parent Southland covers the greater Southland, Queenstown Lakes, and Te Anau areas


Coordinator: MaryAnn Hughes

Phone: 03 214 3179.  Mobile: 027 808 3951

Office Hours: Monday – Wednesday 9:00am – 3:30pm and Thursday 9.00am-4.30pm


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Upcoming events

Southland Xmas Party – FULL
Dec 15 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Registrations are now closed.

Eek it’s that time of year again!

Free food, drinks, gifts for the kids and Santa himself await you at our end-of-year Christmas bash.

Please RSVP by 6 December and provide names and ages of all people attending so gifts can be arranged for the kids. Dietary requirement information needed also.

Click here to RSVP

Please note this event is for families caring for people with disabilities and health issues.

If you would like more information, please contact MaryAnn on 03 214 3179 or email

Many thanks to The Stewart Family Trust Invercargill Rotary, Invercargill South Rotary, Kayes Bakery and Whittaker’s Chocolate for supporting this event. 

A big thank you to the following organisations who have supported the Southland Group with donations and grants in the 2016/17 year

  • The Community Trust of Southland
  • ILT Foundation
  • Rotary Invercargill
  • Rotary South
  • Guardian Perpetual
  • The Southern Trust
  • COGS
  • The New Zealand Lotteries Commission
  • Lion Foundation
  • Southland Medical Foundation
  • The Warehouse Invercargill
  • Rehabilitation Welfare Trust
  • SDC Initiatives Fund
  • Vernon Hall Trust Fund
  • W Duncan Bickley
  • Trusts Community Foundation
  • Calder Stewart