Physical Address: Kings Building Level 2, 36 Devon Street West, New Plymouth 4310
Outreach Coordinator: Bridget Pasefika
Phone: (06) 769 5958
Email:  taranaki@autismnz.org.nz
Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 10.00am - 2.00pm



Key Activities

  • Information and support for parents and carers
  • Information to professionals and liaise with other agencies
  • Support groups
  • Raise awareness of ASD
  • Newsletter with ideas, information and what is happening locally
  • Branch library

Education & Training Programmes

We offer education & training programmes at various times of the year, please check our Education & Training Programmes page for dates or alternatively you can contact our National Office for further information on (04) 803 3501 or email training@autismnz.org.nz.

Support Groups

These are social get togethers for parents, whanau, caregivers and anyone with ASD. There are currently three support groups in Taranaki.

New Plymouth Coffee Group – Every 3rd Monday monthly at private homes, 9.30am–11am

New Plymouth, Mums Night Out – Every 3rd Tuesday monthly at Elixir Cafe, 7.30pm

ASD Connex – Meet the last Saturday of the month from 2-4pm, Park City Church 94 Hurlstone Drive, Waiwhakaiho
Contact: Theresa Tongi 021 079 2599 tutongi@gmail.com

LEGO Programme

If you would like to have your child attend please contact Bridget Pasefika on (06) 769 5958 or email  taranaki@autismnz.org.nz