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A new home

for Auckland

Find out more about how HomeGround will help us stand with Aucklanders in need.


Together we stand with those in desperate need.

Aucklanders helping Aucklanders. That’s what we do.

Every day at the Mission, we respond to poverty and great need in our city. People come to us when they need access to permanent and sustained housing, enough nutritious food to eat, and when their physical and mental health is compromised.

Some people access the Mission’s services to help them through a short and difficult time in their life. Others need a sustained and long-term plan for support. We offer support for however long and in whatever way needed – for some people that’s simply accessing one of our many services, for others that’s a complex journey with our full support.

Our services have evolved as the city’s social needs have done. We respond to these needs with care and compassion while advocating for a reality where there are enough suitable homes, enough money for nutritious food and easily accessible health care for all. Since our doors opened more than 100 years ago, this has been our ‘why’.

Together we must, together we can, together we will.

About the Auckland City Mission

  • 48,679 emergency food parcels distributed to families & individuals in desperate need
  • 466 people helped into emergency and transitional housing
  • 17,054 medical consultations at Calder Health Centre
  • 536 alcohol and other drugs assessments
  • 97,499 meals at Haeata, our community centre

July 2020 - June 2021

HomeGround has been built for, by and with Aucklanders. This new building will be the hub of the City Mission, bringing together permanent housing, expanded health and social services, state of the art detox facilities and a comprehensive programme of activities in a warm and welcoming space.

Auckland City Mission Head Quarters

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In the last year, generous

Aucklanders like you have

helped Aucklanders in need...


home visits to
provide community
based support


food parcels


health consultations


drug and alcohol