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Miriam Centre

Sexual Harm Service

Today

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM.

Description

24-hour emergency response and assistance for children,  young people who have suffered sexual or physical abuse trauma.  Counselling services for those affected by sexual and physical abuse.  Therapy for those with harmful sexual behaviour.

Call 0800 80 1988 - Confidential 24/7 Helpline

Age: All ages, specialising in work with children, young people , adults, (male & female) & family & whānau.

Region: Northland wide

Description:

24/7 immediate crisis  & indepth therapeutic help and recovery from sexual harm or physical,  emotional abuse &  trauma & downstream behaviours.

Counselling

The Miriam Centre provides recovery, support and therapeutic counselling for children, young people, adults (male and female) and family/whānau that have been affected by sexual, physical and emotional abuse and trauma.  We work with individuals, groups and family/whānau to address the immediate crisis as well as the underlying issues that contribute to the harmful behaviours. We also work with children, youth and adults presenting with harmful sexual behaviour.

Other Services:

  • Crisis, abuse, trauma intervention & counselling.
  • Trauma therapeutic counselling.
  • Family Whānau support & therapy.
  • Support of schools & children, young people, tamariki, rangitahi & whānau.
  • Violence change & healing.
  • Alcohol and drug therapy
  • Employment assistance
  • Parenting support
  • Mentoring

See here for a full list of services and more information. 

All services are FREE

Ages

Child / Tamariki, Youth / Rangatahi, Adult / Pakeke, Older adult / Kaumātua

How do I access this service?

Walk in, Contact us, Referral, Make an appointment

Charges

No charges apply. Donations greatly appreciated.

Hours

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM.

Mon – Sunmidnight – midnight

Crisis helpline operates 24 hours, 7 days a week, including public holidays.

Office Hours (closed public holidays):

Mon - Fri  9:00AM - 6:00PM 

Public Holidays: Open on all public holidays..
Christmas: Open 20 Dec — 7 Jan.

Languages Spoken

English, Māori

Services Provided

Sexual harm victims/survivors - Do you need help and support?

  • Immediate help
  • Kaupapa Māori
  • Support and counselling
  • Groups and programmes

Harmful sexual behaviour

Abuse and violence

  • Elder abuse
  • Conflict resolution mediation
  • Counselling
  • Education programmes
  • Family violence intervention
  • Information & support
  • Referral to specialist services
  • Supervised contact
  • Support groups
  • Victim support

Social work

  • Crisis assessment

Advocacy

Parenting

  • Parenting education
  • Parent wellbeing
  • Whānau support
  • Dads

Sexual harm - Kaupapa Māori services

Kaupapa Māori

Region

Northland

Contact Details

This page was last updated at 10:00AM on March 17, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Miriam Centre.