Phone: 343-3391 Fax: 343-2934

29 Yaldhurst Road, Sockburn, Christchurch

PO Box 6088, Upper Riccarton, Christchurch 8442

Who We Are

Petersgate counselling centre was initially established in 1996 as an ecumenical project to provide a generic low cost counselling service that is affordable, professional and accessible to everyone regardless of race, gender and creed.

We are now one of the largest counselling centres in Christchurch. In 2019 our 20 counsellors providing support to 1,100 individuals and 101 couples involving 6,723 counselling hours.

Where caring is our passion

Petersgate counselling centre was initially established in 1996 as an ecumenical project to provide a generic low cost counselling service that is affordable, professional and accessible to everyone regardless of race, gender and creed.

Petersgate helps anyone who needs it regardless of their circumstances. We take on the hardest cases with love and optimism.

All our counsellors have full membership of NZAC (the New Zealand Association of Counsellors), NZCCA (the New Zealand Christian Counsellors’ Association), NZAP (the New Zealand Association of Psychotherapists) or equivalent professional body, or are working towards full membership through courses of study and placements with appropriate service providers. They are required to attend our fortnightly in-house professional development programme and to have regular clinical supervision with a supervisor approved by our Clinical Manager.

Our counselling rooms are at 29 Yaldhurst Road.