“Sometimes we make what seem like small changes but they can profoundly affect a client’s life.”

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“Youth Service helped me change my life – I wanted to help do the same for someone else.”

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Get Involved


Donating even the amount of a coffee per week will help us to improve and extend our service delivery throughout the upper South Island.


Our Family Works and Enliven service brands run many activities and events.


From driving to baking, mentoring to hosting, volunteers are vital to the success of Presbyterian Support. Become a volunteer today.

Leave a Legacy

A bequest to Presbyterian Support Upper South Island will secure a brighter outlook for future generations.

About Us

We exist to help make New Zealand a safe, inclusive place for everyone.

“We are so grateful for [Family Works] being at Joel’s kindy at that time.”

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Latest News & Events

Alzheimer’s NZ Backs HomeShare for Frontline Dementia Support

Alzheimer’s NZ Backs HomeShare for Frontline Dementia Support

September 26, 2018

Alzheimer’s NZ recently contributed $27,670 to the Enliven HomeShare service in Canterbury. This contribution recognises that Presbyterian Support (USI) and Alzheimer’s NZ share the same goal of improving the quality of life for people with dementia and their care partners in New Zealand.

Emotion Coaching for the Earthquake Generation

Emotion Coaching for the Earthquake Generation

August 13, 2018

Sophie Havighurst is a child clinical psychologist and an Associate Professor at the University of Oslo in Norway and the University of Melbourne, Australia. Along with co-author Ann Harley, she developed the Tuning in to Kids Programme.

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