Meditation classes and groups

Lower Hutt City

The Bodhinyanarama Buddhist Monastry at 17 Rakau Grove, Stokes Valley, offers meditation workshops on the first Saturday of each month, from 1-5pm.

Mindfulness Works, introduction to meditation and mindfulness. Four week courses held in Lower Hutt. Contact Karl Baker, 04 974 6729, or 027 411 2900 for upcoming courses.

Spiritual Expansion Classes. Accessing your consciousness to shift into who you really are and creating an enjoyable life, run by Jessica Reid. Held every Wednesday night from 7.30-9.00pm in Lower Hutt. Contact Jessica for location and more information, on 027 966 4864.

The Lower Hutt Women's Centre at 186 Knights Road, Lower Hutt, offers a six-week evening meditation class for women. Phone 04 569 2711 to find out when they are running their next class.

Upper Hutt City

Meditation and Yoga classes at 5 King Street, Upper Hutt (bookings are essential). Telephone 04 526 4956 for further information.

Spiritual centres

Spiritualist Church of New Zealand, 88 Richmond Street, Petone. Ph 04 569 1108. Services conducted by a medium who gives a spiritual address and clairvoyance, every Sunday evening from 7-8pm. Also Fledgling Services, for those learning to be working mediums, held on the second Sunday of each month from February to November, 10.30 am - 12 noon.

The Institute of Spiritual Awareness has a spiritual development circle running every third Sunday of the month, from 10am to 12 noon (between February and November). Apex House, Room 1, Cnr Queens Drive & Knights Road, Lower Hutt. Contact Karyn for more information, on 027 404 5043.

There is also a Divine Service with Mediumship on the first Sunday of the month from 10-11am (runs between February and December) at the Institute of Spiritual Awareness, Room 3 of Apex House.

Alternative health providers

Keen Bean Wellness

Sarah of Keen Bean Wellness works with women and families who are struggling with maintaining a healthy balance in their homes and individual lives and want to learn how to make healthy eating easy to incorporate into a busy life.

Jenny Geelan

Jenny is an experienced medium, clairvoyant and healer who uses her skills to help guide people to walk the path they co-create with their highest self. She offers intuitive guidance, animal communication, reflexology, and workshops. Jenny can be contacted through her website, Creating You.

Jessica Reid

Jessica Reid Spiritual Adventures is all about tapping into who we really are, who we came here to be, shifting our perceptions, vibrationally aligning with and creating an enjoyable life experience through classes, channeled information, consciousness coaching, readings (including Akashic, mediumship and channeled information) and healing (including Reiki and Reconnective Healing). See Jessica's website for more information.