Counselling Services

The counselling services at Napier Family Centre help whānau, individuals, couples and children build happier lives. Our team of experienced and qualified Counsellors and Therapists are all members of professional associations. We work with clients in Napier, Hastings, Central Hawke’s Bay and Wairoa.

If you’d like to see one of our counsellors, please complete our online enquiry form here. Once we’ve received this form, we’ll get in touch with you to discuss your needs in more detail, match you with the counsellor most suited to you, and book you in for your initial appointment.  If you need support to complete this form, call us on 06 843 7280 or 0508 678 910.

We pride ourselves on offering a professional and confidential service with as few barriers as possible. Without the need for a referral, we aim to provide a service that is easy to access. Our clients are met with compassion and without judgement, often for the first time in their lives. Contact us to get started.

Our Counsellors can help with :

Our counselling service is available to contact Mon-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm. If you need to talk to someone outside of these hours please freephone or text the National Telehealth Service on 1737.


Cyclone support

Napier Family Centre is offering free counselling support to those affected by Cyclone Gabrielle and other recent weather events. We know the recovery process will be long and complex for many individuals, whānau and children in our community, and mental health support is a critical part of getting our region back on its feet. Find out more here.

“Our mission is to provide services that help families along life’s journey. Our values of integrity, teamwork, innovation and compassion guide our actions and decisions.”