Auckland North Community and Development Inc.

Community Organisation

Auckland North was formerly known as North Shore Community and Social Services.  As a not for profit agency - it was formed in 1972 and incorporated in 1975.  ANCAD works to support and strengthen community agencies by providing services, advocacy and information.

Our Vision - A strong vibrant connected community

Our Mission - To support and strengthen our members and other community agencies by providing services, advocacy and information

OUR SERVICES AND RESOURCES

CAPACITY STRENGTHENING SERVICES
Working together we can assist to make your organization stronger, more sustainable and better able to achieve its goals. We offer support on the many diverse issues organisations face

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AND ADVOCACY
ANCAD is an advocate for the social service sector, making submissions, talking to MPs and government officials and hosting forums on issues of importance to the sector.

NETWORKING AND FACILITATION
We facilitate networking and information sharing and foster collaboration and joint initiatives among community agencies.

COMMUNITY RESOURCE PUBLICATIONS
We publish around 25 Community Resource booklets providing information and guidance to improve the daily management and promotion of community agencies. You can order these now.

AUCKLAND REGION FUNDING DIRECTORY
Provides details of fund providers for not for profit groups across the Auckland region. Updated yearly.

WORKSHOPS AND TRAINING SEMINARS
We offer training seminars and workshops on a wide range of topics relevant to the sector throughout the year. You will find a schedule on our website.

APPLICATION FOR UMBRELLA STATUS
Many groups who are not legally constituted may need an umbrella group while they are setting themselves up. ANCAD provides this function for a number of groups. See our website for more details.