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S.O.S Kaipara

Sexual Harm Service


9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.


SOS provide  specialist support services for women, children and wider whānau affected by abuse and violence in the Kaipara District

Call us on (09) 439 6070 or 0800 88 33 00 select S.O.S kaipara

Ages: Women, children and whānau

Region: Kaipara District

Description: SOS provides FREE and confidential support including:

Face to Face Support: Police statement taking, forensic or medical processes, relocation and Safety Plans

Counselling: for those affected by sexual harm, including ACC Sensitive Claims counselling

Refuge Accommodation: for women and their children who have experienced violence and abuse

Prevention Education Programmes: Our Education workers facilitate programmes centered on violence and abuse. Programmes can be tailored to meet the groups need and are available to community members and groups, family/whānau groups, schools and professionals.

We are a member of the National Collective of Rape Crisis Aotearoa and abide by the philosophy of "Listen, Believe, Support" when counselling survivors of sexual abuse.

All services are FREE

How to Access:

Call us  (09) 439 6070 or 0800 88 33 00 select S.O.S Kaipara

During office hours, walk-ins are welcome.


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

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Walk in, Make an appointment, Referral


No fees apply.


9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Crisis response operates 9am to 3pm Monday to Friday.

Office hours (closed public holidays):

Mon - Fri  9:00AM - 3:00PM 

Public Holidays: Closed Northland Anniversary (31 Jan), Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct).

Services Provided

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

  • Immediate help
  • Support and counselling
  • Groups and programmes

Sexual harm - training, education, workforce development

Abuse and violence

  • Education programmes
  • Family violence intervention
  • Information & support
  • Refuge

Sexual harm victims/survivors - Do you need ACC counselling?

Wheelchair Access




Contact Details

  •  Freephone

    0800 33 88 44

158 Victoria Street
Northland 0310

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Street Address

158 Victoria Street
Northland 0310

Postal Address

PO Box 249
Dargaville 0340

This page was last updated at 10:16AM on November 9, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by S.O.S Kaipara.