Children and Families

We are a registered charitable trust (CC 21396) supporting children with 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.

Information

Our Coordinators are here to help you.

What’s On

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

Grants

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

Weddings

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

Donations

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Payroll Giving

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

Bequests

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