TCOSS

Tokoroa Council of Social Services

The Tokoroa Council of Social Services aka TCOSS is a non-profit NGO (non-government organisation) that operates out of and manages the Tokoroa Community Centre, based at Gate One, Tokoroa Hospital.

TCOSS was incorporated in September 1991 and provides a number of services:

  • Early Years Services Hub
  • Family Centred Services
  • Family Support Service
  • HIPPY – Home Interaction Programme for Parents and Youngsters
  • IAS – Integrated Attendance Service
  • SWIS – Social Workers in Schools
  • South Waikato Rising
  • Tokoroa Community Centre Office

We have 18staff, who are passionate about helping, empowering and supporting families within our community.

For more information see our Services page.

EARLY YEARS SERVICE HUB

EYSH is about improving service coordination for vulnerable children and their families.

HIPPY

This programme is a follow on from the PAFT programme and is for children aged 4 to six years of age.

FAMILY CENTRED SERVICE

Support for families who are affected by family or domestic violence.


FAMILY SUPPORT SERVICE

The main emphasis of our service is to give our client families better management skills over their everyday life.

INTEGRATED ATTENDANCE SERVICE

IAS (was formerly Truancy Service) works with the 20 schools based within the South Waikato to assist families to ensure that their children attend school regularly and to assist non-enrolled students with their education pathway.

SOCIAL WORKERS IN SCHOOLS

SWIS work within 13 schools within the South Waikato and Mangakino districts.

For more information go to the Social Workers in Schools page

TCOSS - Tulloch House, Gate 1, Tokoroa Hospital Campus, 151 Maraetai Road, Tokoroa