SERVICES ON SITE

The Karori Community Centre hosts  a number of community focused service providers.

 

These are independent organisations that operate from our premises in support of the Karori Community

 

Karori Toy Library

Located upstairs at Karori Community Centre, the Toy Library is packed with quality toys, puzzles, games, books and CDs to borrow. They also have party items available for hire. This is a cheap and easy way to access a range of play equipment to suit the age and stages of your child.

 

 


Tuesday, 12.30–2.30pm

Wednesday, 7.30–9pm
Thursday, 9.30–11.30am
Saturday, 9.10–12 noon

Annual Membership $80–$100

One Month, Casual   $25 


Contact: 476 9355

Citizens Advice

Located downstairs at Karori Community Centre,

the Citizens Advice Bureau are here to help if you have questions or need help finding information about employment problems, benefits, budgeting and finance, tenants and landlords, consumer problems, disputes and local organisations and services.

This is a free, confidential and impartial service available to everyone.


Monday–Thursday, 10am–4pm

Friday, 10am–1pm

Contact: 476 4595
 

St Johns Op Shop

Bargains galore can be found at the St John’s Op Shop, which is located next door to Karori Community Centre.  All proceeds from the Op Shop go directly back into our community.

 

Volunteers are always welcome.

 

 

 


Tuesday – Friday, 10am–4pm

Saturday, 10am–1pm

Contact: 476 6110 (Elaine)

 
 
 

Karori Community Bus

Weekly trips to Johnsonville Mall,

Queensgate (Lower Hutt) or

North City Plaza (Porirua).

Bookings Required.

Pick up and drop off locations are available at Karori Mall, Bowen Hospital, Mitre 10, Ngaio Village and Malvina Major Village. Please call in advance to arrange.  

Bookings required


Monday, 10am
Meet: Karori Mall entrance

Cost: Koha
Contact: 476 4968

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Justice of the Peace

Pop down to see a JP at the Community Centre.

 

No appointments necessary, no charge

Thursday, 1–2pm

Meeting Room 4


Drop-in Centre

If you’re feeling like some good company and a warm, welcoming place to be  - drop in for a friendly chat, toasted sandwich, cake and a cuppa.

 

Thursday and Friday, 10am-2pm
Meeting Room 1


Cost:  $4

Food Bank Collections

Food Truck Fridays

 
 

Karori Farmers Market

The Community Centre is a collection area for donations & distribution point for food parcels

To donate goods: 

please drop off non-perishable food to the yellow wheelie bin (in the foyer)

To receive a food parcel:

please call and book in advance



Tuesdays and Fridays, 11am

Meeting Room 5

Contact: 476 3455

Check out the fresh produce and

enjoy the weekend vibe

In the Carpark and the Avenue in front of the Events Centre 

Sunday 8am-2pm

Food Trucks will be parked up in the Avenue in front of the Karori Event Centre on the first and third Friday of every month.

Choose from the fantastic range of yummy ethnic takeaways on offer.


First and third Friday of month (in summer)

First Friday each month (in winter)

237 Karori Road

Borrow Mobility Equipment

We have mobility equipment available to borrow including:

wheelchairs,

commode chairs,

walking frames,

crutches and walking sticks.

Phone or pop into reception to book.

Contact: 476 4968


Cost: Koha

Podiatry

Once a month the podiatrist, Cheree Kerr holds a clinic at the Community Centre.

Each appointment is 30 minute

Bookings are required


Contact: 476 4968

Cost: $40

Meals on Wheels

The Community Centre is a distribution point for Meals on Wheels.

 

To arrange to have meals on wheels delivered Contact:  385 5999 Ex.6014 (Bruce)

Other regular classes and events

A range of other service providers offer regular classes, services or event based at the Centre  Read More

OFFICE HOURS

Monday - Friday    9:30am - 2pm

Wednesday           9:30am - 6pm

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ADDRESS

7 Beauchamp  Street (behind Mobil) Karori, Wellington​

info@karoricommunitycentre.org.nz

04 476 4968

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