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General Advice

Money Talks

Free, national financial helpline

0800 345123

Power Switch

Find the cheapest electricity and gas plans — website by Consumer NZ


Citizens Advice Bureau

Food Bank and Food Rescue

Methodist Social Services Foodbank

Salvation Army

Just Zilch

Ka kohikohi kai kia manaaki tāngata
We rescue food and help people


Specialist information and freephone support numbers

Samaritans 24/7 helpline

Women’s Refuge, Palmerston North

Crisis line 06 356 5585
Freephone 0800 733 843

Safer Gambling Aotearoa

Quitline help to quit smoking


MASH services for people with mental health conditions, intellectual or physical disabilities, alcohol and addiction struggles and youth respite care.

06 355 7200

"Listened and understood my needs"

Get in touch to make an appointment today.
Union Dental

First Floor, Hancock Community House
77 King Street
Palmerston North


Freephone: 0800 228 343
Phone: 06 358 2279
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Office Hours
  • Mon–Tue

    9 am – 3pm

  • Wed

    9 am – 4.30 pm and until 7pm by appointment

  • Thurs

    9am – 3 pm

  • Fri

    9am – 12 pm

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