Frequently Asked Questions

How can counselling & social work help me?

  • To support you to explore and understand your experiences
  • To assist you to develop new skills, resources and coping strategies
  • To provide non-judgemental support
  • To help you set personal and professional goals

Can anyone make an appointment?

  • Yes, anyone is welcome to make an appointment and/or referral

What if I can’t make it to my appointment?

  • Please let us know as soon as possible if you are unable to make your appointment as we have a waiting list.

What type of counselling is available?

  • Individual
  • Couples
  • Whanau
  • Tamariki and adolescents
  • ACC Sensitive Claims (sexual abuse counselling)
  • Clinical supervision

What will the counselling environment be like?

  • We are located in a quiet residential area
  • We are close to public transport and free off road parking is available
  • Tea, coffee, milo, and filtered water is available at no cost to you
  • We have a comfortable waiting room and a children’s activity corner
  • It is our intention for you to feel safe, supported, and welcome

How much will counselling cost?

  • Each case is assessed to ensure counselling is affordable for everyone
  • ACC Sensitive Claims (sexual abuse) is free

As a Charitable Trust, CSC is funded by both Government funding and private sponsors which is greatly appreciated. We welcome sponsorships and donations.