Te Whare Oranga Wairua Inc Maori Women's Refuge  

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

If you or someone you know is in immediate danger phone police on 111

Te Whare Oranga Wairua Maori 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 Child Youth and Family (CYF); 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, Tane & Tamariki
  • 24/7 Crisisline: 0800 Refuge - 0800 733 843 - Prompt response


News

  • 14 June at 08:28 from facebook

    What is Matariki? Ko Matariki kei runga, ko te tohu tēnā o te tau! Matariki signals the Māori New Year. It is a time of renewal and celebration in New Zealand that begins with the rising of the Mat

  • 14 June at 08:28 from facebook

    What is Matariki? Ko Matariki kei runga, ko te tohu tēnā o te tau! Matariki signals the Māori New Year. It is a time of renewal and celebration in New Zealand that begins with the rising of the Mat

  • 13 June at 11:18 from facebook

    One baby dies. Another is taken from its mother. What will $1.1b investment in child protection do?

  • 13 June at 11:18 from facebook

    One baby dies. Another is taken from its mother. What will $1.1b investment in child protection do?

  • 13 June at 11:07 from facebook

    In some cases removing babies/children can do more harm than good

 

Contact information

Address 153 Tamamutu Street
Taupo Taupo
3330
Phone 07 378 5204
Fax 07 378 1210
Mobile 027 434 8091
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Community office hours

Monday - Friday
9.00am-4.30pm

Crisisline - 0800 REFUGE
24 hours 7 days