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ABOUT US

OUR MISSION STATEMENT

TO FACILITATE CHANGE IN MEN AND WOMEN FROM DEPENDENT/ADDICTIVE LIVING

TO CONSTRUCTIVE LIVING, USING CHRISTIAN PRINCIPLES

A THERAPEUTIC FAMILY ENVIRONMENT, AND A PROFESSIONAL APPLICATION OF RECOVERY PRINCIPLES..

Cross Roads Christian Community Trust & Te Nikau Training Centre

Cross Roads Christian Community Trust Inc. was established in December 1992 to:

    Foster the rehabilitation of persons affected by addictions, dependency, and co-dependency.

    Provide counselling assistance to those in need, for whatever reason, and in whatever area of life.

    Demonstrate Christian concern for the social, emotional, and spiritual needs of people.

In March 1993, the Trust began operating Cross Roads Christian Counselling, in Newtown, Wellington, providing general and addiction counselling services. This counselling centre operated for 16 years.

Administration Office

The Trust purchased Te Nikau Training Centre in 1999. From this property it began a general and addiction counselling service, Te Nikau Christian Counselling.

The Residential Addiction Recovery Programme began at Te Nikau in December 1999.

The Board of Trustees

There are currently 4 members on the Board of Trustees;

 

Peter Carrington  Peter is Founder and Director of Cross Roads Trust and Te Nikau Training Centre. He has worked in the addiction field since 1983.

 

Chris Fawcett  Chris is a Doctor in General Practice in the Horowhenua and is involved in other health related work.

 

Matthew O'Byrne Matt is a lawyer (family law and property), practicing on the Kapiti Coast since 1985. He has had considerable involvement in many non-profit organisations.

 

Gordon Copeland Gordon is an accountant and has been a Member of Parliament. He has had involvement in many community and charitable organisations.

What else is available through Te Nikau Training Centre?

    We run workshops and seminars.

    We talk to community groups, Churches, etc

    Addiction and general one to one counselling

    We run video/discussion groups on personal growth, boundaries, women's issues, recovery etc.

For more information contact us.

Te Nikau Training Centre
69 Valley Road
Paraparaumu 5032
New Zealand
Telephone/Fax 04.902 5828
International callers:  ++ 64 4.902 5828
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Registered Charity: Number CC27323