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Mid North Women's Aid & Refuge Society

Social Service


12:00 AM to 12:00 AM.


At Mid North Women's Aid & Refuge Society, we provide the support and information you need when impacted by violence in your life. Victims may be in same-sex relationships, transgender or non-binary. No one deserves to be abused and family violence is never OK. 

Our vision is for all people to live free from domestic and family violence.

Our free confidential services include:

  • Confidential, non-judgmental support
  • 24-hour crisis line
  • Home and community visits
  • Home safety/security upgrades/alarms (subject to meeting criteria)
  • Support in isolated regions
  • 24/7 access to our safe houses
  • Advocacy when dealing with police, legal, court, WINZ, housing, doctors, immigration, school’s 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
  • Information and presentations to community groups, schools, and workplace as part of our Workplace Refuge training


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

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Referral, Make an appointment


The service is free and confidential.


12:00 AM to 12:00 AM.

Mon – Sunmidnight – midnight

Our crisis line operates 24 hours, 7 days a week. Call 0800 733 843 / 0800 REFUGE

Languages Spoken

English, Māori

Services Provided

Abuse and violence

  • Counselling
  • Education programmes
  • Family violence intervention
  • Information & support
  • Referral to specialist services
  • Refuge
  • Support groups
  • Victim support


Social work

Wheelchair Access




Contact Details

(09) 401 1030 or 0800 733 843

Postal Address

PO Box 730
Kaikohe 0405

This page was last updated at 6:25PM on January 17, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by Mid North Women's Aid & Refuge Society.