Social Recovery

Identifying the long-term recovery needs of the community and promoting community resilience.

Psychosocial Recovery Introduction

Social Recovery Update (5 May 2023)


Get information on support for individuals, farmers, growers, businesses and community groups that have been affected by Cyclone Gabrielle

Mayoral Relief Fund

Mayoral Flood Relief Fund applications are now open to Tararua District residents, ratepayers or small business owners (including self-employed people and sole-traders), and not-for-profit organisations.

Frequently Asked Questions about Cyclone Gabrielle Recovery
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Supporting yourself and Others in the aftermath of Cyclone Gabrielle
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Boost your wellbeing
It's normal to have ups and downs or feel knocked off balance sometimes. But it doesn’t need to be overwhelming. Free (early-intervention) support is available to help you get back on track.
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Mental Health Support
1737 is New Zealand’s national mental health & addictions helpline number. Free call or text 1737 any time to talk with a trained counsellor. It’s completely free and available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The Rural Support Trust is also available on 0800 787 254.