Previously known as FranCOSS (Council of Social Services Franklin Inc), Community Networks Franklin is a member of Community Networks Aotearoa, the umbrella organisation for local community networks. Our over-arching objective is to work together to support local communities.
Our vision is for a Franklin Community that works together to maintain a socially just and prosperous society within a sustainable environment.
We see our mission as one of speaking out for Franklin’s community service providers and to lead a transition to a local economy that is focused on people, nature and prosperity for all.
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25th August 2021 / 10:00 AM via Zoom 1.0 Attendees Jan WallaceTalia MaiauaSophie ParishVicky MeeJoanna KellyAnahita Kanongata’a-Suisuiki Jason Sampson2.0 Apologises Jessica NiemackJulie MariuPania WilsonEmma MurtaghMarisa Mencarelli-SkiltonAnne Doddrell Liesl HoltzhauzenJudith TuckerShona PatersonAlisa SutthikoCheyenneLiz TupuhiLesi Mata KihiBridget DaviesLyle SmithLouise Cherie Milne Leona White 3.0 Welcome Jan Wallace welcomed everyone to the zoom meeting, all introduced themselves and the organisations that they represent and … Continue reading August 2021 Meeting
The Ministry of Social Development have the Community Capability and Resilience Fund which is available to iwi, hapū and community groups for initiatives that support recovery from COVID-19 by improving community wellbeing and promoting social inclusion.The fund will be open from 2 August 2021 to 14 September 2021. Applications will be assessed and moderated against … Continue reading Ministry of Social Development
28th July 2021 / 10:00 AM at Franklin: The Centre, Stevenson Room, 12 Massey Avenue, Pukekohe 1.0 Attendees Andrew BeyersRebecca KnowlesLiz TupuhiJan WallaceJudith TuckerDaniella Jansen Van Resenburg ApologisesSally Wallender Mele AlatiniEmma MurtaghTammy PotiniAnnemiek Van DamVicky MeeShona Paterson Bridget Davis Frances FuamataJulie MariuHuia CockerKaryn Van DamJill Lomas Christine Hurst Kim FitisemanuLynne RichardsonSue StoryMelody OsbornCherie Milne Anne Doddrell 2.0 … Continue reading July 2021 Meeting
The next meeting is 28th July, held at Franklin: The Centre in The Stevenson Room, 10 Massey Avenue, Pukekohe. The meeting will commence at 10.00am and should conclude by 12.00pm. Agenda Welcome to all Guest Speakers from Tertiary Education Commission & Ministry of Social Development We’re very pleased that representatives from the Tertiary Education Commission … Continue reading July 2021 Meeting Agenda
23rd June 2021 / 10:00 AM at Franklin: The Centre, Stevenson Room, 12 Massey Avenue, Pukekohe Attendees Robyn Hoffman Andrew Beyers Annemieke Van Dan Jan Wallace Judith Tucker Helen Pullman Jill Lomas Daniella Jansen Van Resenburg Nikita Naea Philippa Bell Chantelle Kaiha Rachel Cheeseman Maria Aka Judy Boyd Melissa Walker Tate Vicky Mee Angela Hanson … Continue reading June 2021 Meeting
The next meeting is 23rd June, held at Franklin: The Centre in The Stevenson Room, 10 Massey Avenue, Pukekohe. The meeting will commence at 10.00am and should conclude by 12.00pm. Agenda Welcome Topic of the month – Matariki and its significance Matariki is a star cluster which appears in the early morning sky in New Zealand … Continue reading June 2021 Meeting Agenda
Community Networks Franklin 28th April 2021 / 10:00 AM at Franklin: The Centre, Stevenson Room, Harris Street, Pukekohe Attendees Jan WallaceJill Lomas Wasantha MarasingheCoral Timmins Sarah Andrews Joyleen D Helen PullmanShivana-Maree Gordon Adam AbdeldayemPrue Mann Sally Warrender Anne Doddrell Judith Tucker Russell Daily Rachel Maloney Kevin Parekh Troy Guest Leona White Apologises Jane WaltersCherie Milne Anita … Continue reading April 2021 Meeting
This EXPO is designed to share information about what our organisations do in the community with the public and with other social services organisations serving the people of Franklin. It is FREE to participate and entry is FREE for the public on the day. We aim to help local social service organisations to: inform community members of the wide … Continue reading The Expo is Back! 25th May 2021
The next meeting is 28th April 2021 held at the Stevenson’s room at Franklin: The Centre, 10 Massey Avenue, Pukekohe. The meeting will commence at 10.00am and should be concluded by 12.00pm. Do come along and learn more about what is available within our community. Guest Speaker for April is from the Department of Internal … Continue reading April 2021 Meeting Agenda