Our Services

Family Harm

If you’re feeling scared or are being abused, our services are available to support you in various ways….

Child Support

Our social workers are available to assist families towards a home environment which enables children to have the best possible start in life…


Helping guide your children to become healthy, happy, responsible and caring adults takes effort and focus…

Who Are We?

NZESS is a not-for-profit organization that is governed by a Board of Trustees, including chairperson, secretary, and treasurer, from different cultural and professional backgrounds. We are a team of registered Social Workers who speak a range of languages including Persian, Farsi, Kurdish, Turkish, Arabic and Hindi, and a multi-lingual family counsellor. We assist Middle Eastern and other Ethnic Minority families towards well-being and resilience in their adjustment and contribution to life in Aotearoa NZ. We offer migrants, refugees and asylum-seekers a safe and culturally sensitive environment in which to gain support, accurate…

Our Supporters