Working Partners

Workmates Supported Employment has a long history of working and supporting community organisations that are doing amazing work.

We are very proud to be working with the following: 

The Salvation Army

Have fought poverty and social and spiritual distress in New Zealand.

They have helped more than 120,000 families and individuals in need each year, with:

- Budgeting Advice

- Food and Clothing Assistance

- Life Skills Programmes

- Other Comfort and Support

The Salvation Army are committed to their mission of caring for people, tranforming live and reforming society.

The Salvation Army Porirua works with Workmates clients who require budgeting advise, counselling services or any of the above


For more information on their services:

Porirua Community Ministries Cnr Warspite Avenue & Fantame Street, Porirua East, Wellington Phone: (04) 235 6266


Taeaomanino Trust

Taeaomanino is a Pacific social service and health provider which has grown to be the biggest provider in the Wellington Region.

They provide social support services to Pacific people, families and groups within Porirua City.

Taeaomanino Trust works closely with Workmates clients who require any of the following services below

Their services for adults include:

- Alcohol and Drug Counselling

- Family Therapy

- Family Violence

- Anger Management

- Individualised Counselling

- Discovery Programme which focuses on young Pacific Men.

Services for children include:

- Social Workers in Schools

- After School Care

- Support for Families with Children under Five (Family Start)

- Home based support

- Youth Programmes

- School Holiday Programmes


For more information on their services:

Waiora Villa 2

Hassell Road, Porirua Hospital Grounds

Porirua City

(04) 237 6062

(021) 565 334 7


Sapphire Training

With a fantastic mix of youthful enthusiasm and demonstrated experience, the team at Sapphire will ensure that all of your training and employment needs are met, and you have fun doing it!

Our staff are skilled Trainers, Facilitators and Employment Consultants and can provide you with a professional and friendly service in both individual and group situations.


For more information on their services:

41C Bay Street



(0508) 72 77 44