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
Call (09) 377 9898
Visit our website


Child / Tamariki, Youth / Rangatahi, Adult / Pakeke

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Referral


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 – Fri8:30 AM – 5:30 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Matariki (24 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct), Auckland Anniversary (30 Jan), Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (7 Apr), Easter Sunday (9 Apr), Easter Monday (10 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr).

Languages Spoken

English, Māori, Samoan, Cantonese Chinese, Mandarin Chinese

Services Provided

Harmful sexual behaviour

Sexual harm - training, education, workforce development

Cultural support

  • Pacific Island people

Education and training

Social work

Social worker intervention to support psycho-social needs and sytemic support for clients, whānau, and the community

Wheelchair Access



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

Contact Details

Postal Address

PO Box 8726
Symonds Street
Auckland 1150

This page was last updated at 2:51PM on February 9, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by Safe Network.