Family Support

Don’t forget that Family Support is available 24/7 by calling our 0800 number –  0800 948 787 or emailing  for help at any time.  


  • Resources and Support Co-ordinator Appointment

    We are delighted to announce the appointment of Kimberly Graham as Resources and Support Co-ordinator for the Wilson Home Trust. Kim has a wealth of knowledge, experience and contacts in the physical disability sector, which will be invaluable to the team. Kim joined the Trust on October 30 and can be contacted via phone on 021 293 5721 or email



Children and Families

We are a registered charitable trust (CC 21396) supporting children with physical disabilities and their families.
We are based on Auckland’s North Shore and support families living in the northern half of the North Island of New Zealand.

What’s On

We have gardens, rooms, hall and play space for families to use for meetings, activities and parties.


We provide grants to children and young people who have a physical disability, are younger than 22 years and live in the northern half of the North Island.

Our Story …

… started in 1937 when Mr & Mrs W R Wilson gifted their family home, and 13 acres of magnificent coastal gardens at Takapuna, for the benefit of children with disabilities and thier families.

Many people working together.

Our Trust team works alongside the Waitemata District Health Board, the Wilson Centre and the Ministry of Education’s Wilson School.

Read more of our story


Our St Leonards Wedding Chapel was voted the best Auckland wedding venue in 2014. The unique and tranquil setting, and lovely chapel have made that special day, something many couples will cherish forever.  Visit St Leonards website …

Donations and Bequests


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Payroll Giving

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  • automatic payments you decide the amount directly support children & families


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