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Te Whare Oranga Wairua - Māori Women's Refuge

Social Service, Kaupapa Māori

Today

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM.

Description

Our Kaupapa is to empower and support whānau-ora (wellness) for those who choose to live free from violence and abuse in all its forms.

Te Whare Oranga Wairua Māori Women's Refuge provides free and confidential services as listed below-

  • Intervention Services: Community Support and Advocacy - with Courts, Police, Immigration, Government social agencies such as Oranga Tamariki (OT); and Work and Income (WINZ) - Counselling - Alternative Healing
  • Crisis Intervention Services: - 24/7 Information & Advice - Assessment for entry into safe housing escaping or witnessing Domestic Violence - Residential Safe Housing 
  • Domestic Violence Education Programmes for Wahine, Tāne & Tamariki
  • 24/7 Crisis Line: 0800 Refuge - 0800 733 843 - Prompt response

Ages

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

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Make an appointment, Referral, Walk in

Charges

No charges apply.

Hours

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM.

Mon – Sunmidnight – midnight

Our Crisis Line operates 24/7: Call 0800 Refuge - 0800 733 843

 

Office hours

Monday - Friday 9:00AM - 5:00PM

Services Provided

Abuse and violence

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

Advocacy

Cultural support

  • Kaupapa Māori

Kaupapa Māori

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Document Downloads

  • Privacy Statement (PDF, 148 KB)
    Te Whare Oranga Wairua will act in accordance with the Privacy Statement issued by the National Collective of Independent Women’s Refuges. A copy of the statement can be found here.

Region

Lakes

Contact Details

  • Crisis Line

    0800 REFUGE operated 24 hours 7 days a week

80 Tūwharetoa Street
Taupō
Waikato 3330

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Street Address

80 Tūwharetoa Street
Taupō
Waikato 3330

Postal Address

80 Tūwharetoa Street
Taupō
Waikato 3330

This page was last updated at 4:24PM on November 26, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Te Whare Oranga Wairua - Māori Women's Refuge.