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Kapiti Women's Centre Refuge Service

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Description

At Kapiti Women's Refuge, we provide the support and information you need when you’re dealing with violence in your life.

Our free confidential services include:

  • Confidential, non judgmental support
  • 24 hour crisis line
  • 24/7 access to our safe house
  • Advocacy when dealing with police, legal, court, WINZ, housing, doctors, immigration, schools and Oranga Tamariki
  • Referrals to counsellors, doctors, lawyers and other support services
  • Education and support groups for women and children about living free from violence

Staff

We have a centre manager, 4 advocates and 4 additonal staff members. We also have a dedicated team of volunteers that help with the crisis line and the day to day running of the service.

Ages

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

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Referral, Make an appointment, Walk in

Charges

The service is free and confidential.

Hours

Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

The above are our office hours.

We provide 24/7 crisis support via our Crisis Line:  (04) 297 2595

Public Holidays: Closed Wellington Anniversary (24 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).
Christmas: Open 20 Dec (9:00 AM – 4:00 PM). Open 21 Dec (9:00 AM – 4:00 PM). Open 22 Dec (9:00 AM – 4:00 PM). Closed 23 Dec — 7 Jan.

Services Provided

Abuse and violence

  • Elder abuse
  • Care and protection
  • Counselling
  • Information & support
  • Referral to specialist services
  • Refuge
  • Support groups
  • Victim support

Advocacy

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Region

Wellington

Contact Details

24-hour Crisis Line
(04) 297 2595

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7 Ngahina Street
Paraparaumu
Wellington 5032

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Street Address

7 Ngahina Street
Paraparaumu
Wellington 5032

Postal Address

7 Ngahina Street
Paraparaumu 5032

This page was last updated at 2:18PM on December 3, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Kapiti Women's Centre Refuge Service.