Barnardos Stories
Our vision / Moemoeā

Imagine an Aotearoa where every child shines bright

Everything we do at Barnardos is designed to bring us closer to this vision.

We believe in our tamariki and rangatahi.

We believe all children have the right to grow up safe, loved, and with hope for the future. At Barnardos, we are committed to making a real difference where it counts most every day.

Explore the different areas of Barnardos:

In the last year:

Our mission in Child and Family Services is to enhance the mana of tamariki and whānau through relationship and connection.

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Current covid restrictions

On Monday 12 September 2022 at 11.59 pm Aotearoa New Zealand moved to a new long-term approach to managing COVID-19.

The Government announced that this decision was based on public health advice and reflected the high levels of immunity and declining case numbers across New Zealand The Government Traffic Light System COVID-19 Protection Framework has now been retired.

Face coverings in Barnardos Offices and Centres are no longer required.

You may choose to continue wearing a face covering if you wish. All the other recommended public health measures will stay in place as we know they reduce the spread of infectious illnesses including COVID-19.

If you have any questions regarding access to our services, please give us a call on 0800 227 627 or email [email protected].

Our service directory

We have child and family services operating in every part of the country.

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