The Community Ministries centre in Waihi provides individuals and families with food parcels, budgeting advice, life skills and parenting courses, social work, youth development, and transitional housing.
Vincentians work to provide person to person, practical and effective help to those in need; sharing their burdens and joys; sowing seeds of hope, and promoting human dignity, justice, and self sufficiency.
Waihi Beach Chemist provides regular Foot Care Clinics in-store with registered nurse Sue Stewart, with nail trimmings, cuticle care, corn and callus removals as well as foot care and advice for fungal treatments.
The three local Community Response Teams for Waihi Beach North End, Island View, Bowentown and Athenree, are the volunteer groups who have the overall plan for helping the community after an emergency.
Waihi Lions Club is a charitable service organisation, heavily involved in local community activities and events. Members are local men and women, from all walks of life and experience, and new members are welcomed.
Riverlight Support group is a warm, caring group of people who have all experienced suicide of a loved one. Riverlight welcomes all those bereaved, and know from experience that the first step to healing is always the most difficult.
The Waihi Beach Lifeguard Services Inc is situated at the northern end of Waihi Beach. The original Waihi Beach Surf Life Saving Club was founded in 1935 and was situated further to the left than the current building.