What’s happening at the Neighbourhood Trust?

Find out about local upcoming events, services and useful information for navigating life in Mairehau and St Albans, Christchurch, New Zealand.  

Rowan Durward

Get to know our new Community Chaplain

"This job is amazing for me - to get to know and support this community is a privilege," says Rowan.
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Father's Day 2020

Fathers matter

Dads have an important role to play in their children’s lives. Not all dads are the same either. You don’t have to fill the stereotypically ‘manly’ role of hunting/gathering/risk-taking/outdoor adventuring.
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Neighbourhood News issue 1

Neighbourhood News issue #1

Read our first issue of Neighbourhood News - the community newsletter for Mairehau and St Albans.
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Neighbourhood Trust Kai Box pantry

New heart for Christchurch’s Mairehau community

Daily Encourager article - A community space, even more needed since the Covid-19 lockdown, is being created in Mairehau.
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Neighbourhood News reo crossword answers

Looking for the answers to the Pimp my Reo crossword from the Neighbourhood News? Here they are!
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The Whanau Centre

NHT in the Nor’West News

Community hub, The Whanau Centre, 'filling a gap' for families in Mairehau.
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Smile NZ free dental days

Smile NZ free dental days are coming up!

Solve one dental problem or tooth ache with them for FREE! You must have a current Community Service Card and be 18 years or older to be eligible.
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Barnett House

Barnett House Recovery Centre Workshops & Groups – July / August 2020

Barnett House Recovery Centre workshops and groups are available to everyone over 18 years of age with lived experience of emotional or mental distress.
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NHT AGM 2020

NHT AGM 2020 honours volunteers

We had a wonderful time meeting together for the Annual General Meeting for the Neighbourhood Trust. It is always a pleasure looking back on the previous year and reflecting on the great work that our team has accomplished in the Mairehau and St Albans community.
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SABC craft group

Come spin some yarns with the SABC craft group

Making things with your hands and being creative is an excellent way to improve mental health, and doing it alongside a group of lovely people is a great way to make friends and develop your skills.
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Volunteer Neighbourhood News delivery

Would you like to volunteer?

We have some fun new opportunities for people who would like to use their skills to help our community.
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Dawn painted wellbeing rocks

A new Dawn for NHT

We are very excited to announce that Dawn Hastings has been appointed as the new Community Development Worker for Neighbourhood Trust (NHT).
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