Chatham Islands Council has the contract to run the Heartlands service on the Island.

Services we can support you with: 

  • Printing Govt forms needed or any assistance to fill in an online form
  • Scanning
  • Use of computer and computer assistance
  • Spare office

Services available by appointment:

  • Ministry of Social Development
  • Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) 
  • Oranga Tamariki 
  • Te Puni Kōkiri applications
  • Ministry of Education 
  • Māori Land Court (MLC)
  • Department of Internal Affairs (DIA) passport applications 
  • Creative Community applications 
  • Community funding 
  • Advocacy 
  • Community Law 
  • Employment 
  • Referrals to other agencies 
  • Stats
  • Funding for young people and families
  • Foodbank referrals
  • Accommodation on Island
  • Boarding Assistance
  • Financial assistance
  • Community services 

For more information about services available, please contact your local Heartlands Coordinator.

Additional services and information:

  • One stop shop in isolation offering personal service face to face. 
  • Kaumatua - Golden Oldies monthly meetings
  • Present at some community events to be able to assist whānau

Contact information 

Chatham Islands Council 
13A Tuku Road
Chatham Islands

Phone: 033050146 or after-hours phone: 0273791242
Heartlands Coordinator: Barbara Joyce

Open hours: 
Monday - Friday 10:00am - 3:00pm