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Te Roopu Whakaruruhau O Nga Wahine Māori

Social Service, Kaupapa Māori

Today

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM.

Description

TRW believe that women and children have the right to live their lives free from violence (physical, emotional, mental, sexual, financial and spiritual).

Our confidential services include:

  • Confidential, non judgmental support
  • 24 hour crisis line
  • Home and community visits
  • Support in isolated rural areas
  • 24/7 access to our safe houses (criteria apply, costs attached to this service)
  • 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 for children about living free from violence
  • Information and presentations to community groups, schools and workplace as part of our Workplace Refuge training

 

Whānau Protect  - The National Home Safety Service. Whānau Protect is available to victims of family violence who are at high risk repeat of family violence (criteria applies)

Te Korowai Haumaru - 10 week FV Education programme for Tamariki (criteria applies)

Kōkihi ngā Rito - Family Violence Child Specialist advocacy service 

Ages

Child / Tamariki, Youth / Rangatahi, Adult / Pakeke

How do I access this service?

Contact us

Call us on 06 356 7985 or email us on referral@teroopu.org.nz

Referral

Accept self referrals and agency referrals

Make an appointment

Call us on 06 3567985 to make an appointment 

Walk in

During business hours

Charges

Charges apply to safe house accommodation.

Hours

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM.

Mon – Sunmidnight – midnight

Our Crisis line operates 24/7. Call 0800 733843 (opt 2 for PN area)

 

Office hours

Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm

Services Provided

Abuse and violence

  • Elder abuse
  • Education programmes
  • Family violence intervention
  • Information & support
  • Referral to specialist services
  • Refuge
  • Victim support

Advocacy

Cultural support

  • Kaupapa Māori

Kaupapa Māori

Basic needs

  • Crisis assessment

LGBTIQ+ support

Social work

  • Crisis assessment

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Region

MidCentral

Contact Details

24/7 Crisis Line: 0800 733843

7 Edgeware Road
Palmerston North 4410

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Street Address

7 Edgeware Road
Palmerston North 4410

Postal Address

P O Box 5222
Palmerston North

This page was last updated at 12:16PM on October 26, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Te Roopu Whakaruruhau O Nga Wahine Māori.