Community-based specialist clinical assessment and intervention service for those with concerning and harmful sexual behaviour towards children.

Ages: Children, Adolescents, Adults

Region: Auckland, Waikato, Bay of Plenty, Te Tai Tokerau


Safe Network works with children, youth and adults, male and female, who have concerning sexual behaviour or have participated in harmful sexual behaviour.  Services provided:

  • Adults - male/female 18 years and over.  For information click here
  • Children - boys/girls aged 5-12 years.  For information click here
  • Youth - male/female aged 13-17 years.  For information click here 
  • Tikanga informed clinical service for Māori all ages developed by Māori practitioners for Māori.
  • Amanaki Pasifika - Pasifika service specially developed to meet the needs of Pasifika people of all ages.
    For information on Māori and Pasifika click here
  • Internet - therapeutic counselling for those who have accessed, traded, or produced child sexual abuse material or who have engaged or communicated with children and young people online in a sexual context.
  • Education, consultation and professional development training - specialist training for public and private organisations on sexually problematic behaviours, clinical supervision and case consultations to other professionals.  For more information on education and training click here 
How to Access:
  • For all referral forms click here
  • Email info@safenetwork.org.nz 
  • Call (09) 377 9898
  • Visit our website


Child / Tamariki, Youth / Rangatahi, Adult / Pakeke

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Referral

Fees and Charges Categorisation

Free, Fees apply

Fees and Charges Description

Safe receives funding from Corrections, Oranga Tamariki, Ministry of Social Development, and Ministry of Health that covers the cost of our clinical assessment and counselling services.  In most cases there is no charge to the client.

In the event of all funded places being filled referrals will be placed on a waiting list or offered a fee-for-service option.


Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed King's Birthday (3 Jun), Matariki (28 Jun), Labour Day (28 Oct), Auckland Anniversary (27 Jan), Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (18 Apr), Easter Sunday (20 Apr), Easter Monday (21 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr).

Languages Spoken

English, Māori, Samoan, Cantonese Chinese, Mandarin Chinese

Services Provided

Supporting people with concerning or harmful sexual behaviours

Disability Assistance

Wheelchair access, Wheelchair accessible toilet, Mobility parking space, Quiet, low sensory environment

Additional Details

Phone, LGBTQIA+ friendly, Child / Tamariki friendly


Bay of Plenty, Central Auckland, East Auckland, North Auckland, Northland, South Auckland, Waikato, West Auckland

Contact Details

Postal Address

PO Box 8726
Auckland 1149

This page was last updated at 10:18AM on May 3, 2024. This information is reviewed and edited by Safe Network.