Welcome to The Family Network Inc.

The Family Network provides support, information and advocacy for families with a child with disabilities or special needs. We welcome all families, regardless of the child's disability or special need.

The Family Network.

The Network

The Family Network operates in Dunedin and in the province of Otago, New Zealand, and provides a forum and a venue for:


We welcome your commitment to The Family Network. This will ensure the voice of parents will continue to be heard - others do listen!

To become a member of The Family Network please download, print and complete the Membership Application form (PDF, 52KB) and post it to us. Membership entitles you to receive the newsletter, access to the library, and all Network Information and Support Group meetings and social gatherings.

What's on?

The Family Network provides a range of opportunities for families to meet, to share information and experience. Read more about our Support Groups events.