Community directories

We're a social bunch here in Porirua City and have a vibrant volunteer community and lots of support groups.


CommunityFinder is a new community directory that links groups and services across the greater Wellington region. CommunityFinder's online directory replaces Porirua City Council’s Community Services Directory.

It currently includes groups listed in Kapiti, Porirua, Lower Hutt, Upper Hutt and Wellington and allows users to search by city and suburb and view options on a map. CommunityFinder is a free service and includes detailed information on the accessibility features of services and venues, such as:

To view the new online directory and to add your group visit and sign up to create an account. See the Guide to CommunityFinder (48KB pdf) for more information on how to add your group.

Citizens Advice Bureau

You can also go to the Citizens Advice Bureau website to look for a community organisation.

Pasifika Proud

This directory was developed in response to requests from Pacific communities. The directory lists more than 400 Pacific service providers and services. You can search the directory by location, ethnic group and service type.

Search the Pasifika directory

Linkage Webhealth

Linkage provides a variety of services to help people navigate their way through the government, health and social service systems to find solutions that best meet their needs. 

Search the Webhealth online directory to find a health or social service for your unique needs.