Waikanae Volunteer Fire Brigade

Susie has been a member of the Waikanae Volunteer Fire Brigade for 5 years, John for 16 years and Emma for 13 years.

Kāpiti AED Trust

Susie, along with Sarah Sundgren, another member of the WVFB, set up the Kapiti AED Trust three years ago in response to the lack of publicly accessible 24/7 heart defibrillators. The Trust has successfully arranged for seven AEDs to now be available in the Kapiti area and has run regular free training sessions, so far training over 500 people.

Fieldway Dune Restoration

Susie is a founding member of the Field Way Dunes Restoration Group, which has done significant restoration and planting on ther local sand dunes in conjunction with KCDC and GWRC.

Art Gallery

The reception area at Susie Mills Law Waikanae office is an art gallery, displaying photographs by John Mills, hand made glass by Keith Grinter and Tony Kuepher, paintings by Susan Green and ink and dye works by Dyani Wynn.  

This space has also been used for the Kapiti Arts Trail and book launches.

Assam Medical Trust

Susie is a trustee of the Assam Medical Trust which is a Trust set up by local doctors with the goal of educating young women in Assam to improve the general health and quality of life of the families in the area.

Susie has visited India three times and visited Assam during the last visit. She has also been part of two Habitat for Humanity building projects in India and Ethiopia.