SuperGrans is a free service open to everyone who wants practical assistance and support in learning the basics of home management and life skills to better provide for oneself or family.

 We are there to give you a Hand Up not a Hand Out.

Our goal is to provide practical hands on support to individuals and families to make the most of their limited resources and to show you how to maximise what you have available to better provide for yourself and your family.

We know how hard and draining it can be to be constantly juggling the needs of family so our volunteer mentors will support and coach individuals and families in a range of skills that will strengthen your confidence and skill base. We can provide one on one mentoring delivered by one our experienced and knowledgeable volunteers in the privacy of your own home and provide assistance with practical cooking, budgeting, menu planning, shopping on a budget, managing your home, household routines and more or less anything that helps you to manage and run your home.

If you prefer to attend workshops on specific subjects, SuperGrans may be able to help you, Many branches run workshops and sessions on a variety of topics including:  Home made Cleaning Products, Jams, Pickles and Preserves, Cheap as Chips, Kids Treats and Lunchbox Fillers, Basic Home Maintenance, Easy and Cheap Main Meals, Clothing Alterations, Home and Community Gardening plus many others - just ask us..

While not all workshops are available in all branches - check out your local branch to see what they can offer.

SuperGrans - Helping people help themselves

Kaumātuatoa -  E āwhina ana i te tangata kia taea e ia te kuhu i a ia anō