Welcome to Anglican Care Waiapu

Anglican Care Waiapu is the social service arm of the Anglican Diocese of Waiapu. It is a provider of Child and Family Services and Aged Care throughout the Bay of Plenty, Hawke’s Bay and Eastland.

Anglican Care Waiapu’s social services enable the Diocese of Waiapu to reach beyond the walls of the Church to provide caring and loving service in response to the needs of the wider community.
– Right Reverend Andrew Hedge, Bishop of Waiapu.

We recognise and embrace the value and importance of all people and as such our service delivery is comprehensive, advocating and providing services for all ages.

Our passion is to deliver social services of quality within a faith based approach that strengthens and develops lives and communities.

Our mission is to strengthen and develop our communities through our Early Childhood Education service Waiapu Kids, Family Services, Youth Mentoring and Programmes, our Grief Service, and Day Centres for the elderly.

Through our website you can learn more about who we are, our vision, our values, our passion and about the opportunities to partner with us.

Mission and Purpose

Delivering quality Christian social services that strengthen and develop communities.

  • We will provide educational opportunities and excellence for our young children to learn and develop
  • We will inspire and guide our young people
  • We support and empower our families and whānau
  • We will care for our elderly with dignity and grace

We have 28 services throughout our various sectors and we employ over 220 staff. In addition, there is a faithful community of approximately 180 volunteers throughout the region who loyally give time each week to help our communities.

As part of the faith community of the Anglican Diocese of Waiapu, our organisation enjoys a very close relationship with our diocese and parishes.