Te Whai Āwhina

Getting support

Living through and recovering from a disaster or emergency event can be challenging and stressful.

Find out what financial and wellbeing support is available to help you, your family or somoene you know.

Financial support

Find out about grants available from Civil Defence.

Health and wellbeing support

Anxiety is very common during an emergency event, see more about where to get support.

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Contact your Council

Masterton District Council

161 Queen Street, Masterton
27 Lincoln Road, Masterton



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Phone: 06 370 6300

Email: recovery@mstn.govt.nz


Carterton District Council

28 Holloway Street, Carterton



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Phone: 06 379 4030

Email: recovery@cdc.govt.nz


South Wairarapa District Council

19 Kitchener Street, Martinborough



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Phone: 06 306 9611

Email: recovery@swdc.govt.nz



Recovery Manager,
PO Box 444, Masterton, 5840

This page brings together information and resources for individuals and communities across Wairarapa impacted by natural hazards.