North Island

Auckland

South Auckland Family Refuge Inc (Affiliated)
PO Box 22036, Otahuhu, AUCKLAND 1640 (Peppertree House)
Crisis 0800REFUGE
Office (09) 276 8868
Fax (09) 277 5440
Email peppertreehouse@xtra.co.nz

Rodney Womens Refuge (Affiliated)
PO Box 580, OREWA 0946
Crisis line 0800 321 361
Office (09) 427 5154 or
(09) 425 0452 or
(09) 4206083
Fax (09) 427 5157
Email hestiarwr@xtra.co.nz

Eastern Refuge Society Inc (Affiliated)
PO Box 51 326, Pakuranga, AUCKLAND 2140
Crisis 0800REFUGE
Office (09) 576 6551
Fax (09) 576 4923
Email Rhondac@ewr.org.nz
Website www.ewr.org.nz

Auckland Womens Refuge (Affiliated)
PO Box 78016, Grey Lynn, AUCKLAND 4112
24 hr Crisis/Office (09) 378 7635
Fax (09) 360 7635
Email info@awrefuge.org.nz
Website www.awrefuge.org.nz

Shakti Asian Womens Centre Inc (Unaffiliated)
PO Box 24417, Royal Oak, AUCKLAND 1061
Office (09) 929 2240
Email Sawc@shakti.org.nz

Shakti Asian Womens Safehouse Inc (Unaffiliated)
PO Box 24117, Royal Oak, AUCKLAND 1061
Crisis 0800 742 584 or (09) 636 8512
Office (09) 636 8512
Fax (09) 636 9654
Email Saws1@shakti.org.nz
website www.Shakti.org.nz

Shakti Community Council Inc (Unaffiliated)
PO Box 24448, Royal Oak, AUCKLAND 1061
Office (09) 580 1542
Fax (09) 526 1579
Email shila@shakti.org.nz

Shine (Unaffiliated)
PO Box 90279, Victoria Street West, AUCKLAND 1142
Help line 0508 744 633
Office (09) 815 4601
Fax (09) 815 4541

Te Whare Aio Maori Women’s Refuge (Affiliated)
PO Box 79525
Office (09) 2672475
Email Admin@tewhareaio.org.nz

Te Whare O Nga Tumanako Maori Women’s Refuge (Affiliated)
P.O Box 104 195
Lincoln Road North, west Auckland
Office (09) 8345708
Email manager@tumanakomwr.org.nz

Northland

Whare Timatatanga Hou Ora Kaitaia Womens Refuge (Affiliated)
PO Box 598, KAITAIA 0441
249 Commerce St, Kaitaia
Crisis/Office (09) 408 2946
Fax (09) 408 2948
Safehouse Office (09) 408 3260
Email admin@wtho.org.nz
Website www.wtho.org.nz

Tryphina House (Affiliated)
PO Box 5044, WHANGAREI 0140
Crisis (09) 437 6576
Office (09) 437 5635
Office (09) 437 2696
Email tryphinas@tryphina.org.nz

Te Puna O Te Aroha (Affiliated)
PO Box 826, WHANGAREI 0140
Crisis (09) 437 2127
Office (09) 437 2127
Fax (09) 437 4040
Email Zonah.tpotawr@xtra.co.nz

Mid North Womens Refuge (Affiliated)
PO Box 730, KAIKOHE 0450
Crisis/Office/Fax (09) 401 1030
Email info@midnorthrefuge.org.nz

Waikato

Taumarunui Womens Refuge and Support Centre (Affiliated)
PO Box 260, TAUMARUNUI 3946
Crisis 0800 4 73384
Office (07) 896 7869
Fax (07) 895 3410
Email office@twrsc.org.nz

T Rau Awhina Tokoroa Womens Refuge (Affiliated)
PO Box 485, TOKOROA 3444
Crisis (07) 886 5553
Office/Fax 0272627766
Email maria@terauawhina.org.nz

Waitomo–Waipa Refuge (Affiliated)
PO Box 163, TE KUITI 3910
Crisis only 0800 155 799
Office (07) 878 5081
Email admin@wwwrefuge.co.nz

Waikato Women’s Refuge Services (Unaffiliated)
PO Box 4355, HAMILTON 3247
Crisis (07) 855 1569
Office (07) 855 1569
Fax (07) 854 7943
Email refuge@tewhakaruruhau.org.nz

Te Whariki Manawahine O Hauraki – Hauraki Women’s Refuge (Unaffiliated)
PO Box 93, THAMES 3540
Crisis Line 24/7 0800 868 3132
Office 07 868 8475
Email reception@hauraki.refuge.co.nz

Te Whare Oranga Wairua (Affiliated)
PO Box 1195, TAUPO 3351
Crisis (07) 378 5207
Office (07) 378 5204
Fax (07) 378 1210
Email aleen.henderson@twowrefuge.org.nz

Waiariki Womens Refuge (Affiliated)
PO Box 704, ROTORUA 3040
Crisis/Office/Fax (07) 349 0852
Email waiariki.womens.refuge@xtra.co.nz

Shakti Ethnic Womens Support Group Central Region (Unaffiliated)
PO Box 15086, TAURANGA 1640
Crisis/Office/Fax (07) 579 0532
Email shakticentral@shakti.org.nz

Tauranga Moana Womens Refuge (Unaffiliated)
PO Box 9053, Greerton, TAURANGA 3112
Crisis 0800 86-733843
Office (07) 541 1910
Crisis (07) 541 1911
Manager (07) 541 1912

Whanau Awhina Womens Refuge (Unaffiliated)
PO Box 2092, WHAKATANE 3158
Community Office 82 Goulstone Road, Kopeopeo, Whakatane
Crisis/Office (07) 308 5531
Fax (07) 308 5521
Email wawr@xtra.co.nz

Gisborne

Te Whare Tu Wahine Gisborne Womens Refuge (Unaffiliated)
PO Box 450, GISBORNE 404
Crisis (06) 867 9427
Office (06) 867 9427
Fax (06) 867 1511

Hawkes Bay

Hastings Womens Refuge (Affiliated)
PO Box 328, HASTINGS 4156
24hr Crisis (06) 870 6024
Office (06) 878 9519
Fax (06) 870 7023
Email info@hwr.org.nz

Napier Womens Refuge (Affiliated)
PO Box 4142, Marewa, NAPIER 4142
Crisis (06) 843 6515
Office (06) 843 6515
Email manager@napierwomensrefuge.co.nz

Te Whare Whanau Purotu (Affiliated)
PO Box 2054
Crisis/Office 0800 733 843
Email admin.twwp@refuge.org.nz

Taranaki

Taranaki Womens Refuge (Affiliated)
PO Box 5, NEW PLYMOUTH 4340
Community Office Second Floor, Kings Building, 36 Devon St West
Crisis/Office (06) 769 5533
Fax (06) 769 5554
Email admin@taranakiwomensrefuge.co.nz

Whanganui

Womens Refuge Whanganui (Affiliated)
Te Piringa Puna Wahine, WHANGANUI 4541
PO Box 4312
Crisis (06) 344 2204
Office 40 Ingestre Street, Whanganui.
Email admin@refugewhanganui.org.nz

Manawatu

Levin Office (Affiliated)
58 Bath Street (corner of Bath and Queen Street)
Phone 06 368 3640
Crisis 06 356 5585
Fax 06 354 5055
Email admin@pnwomensrefuge.org.nz

Palmerston North Womens Refuge (Affiliated)
10 Linton Street , PO BOX 578, Palmerston North
Crisis (06) 356 5585
Office (06) 354 5355
Email admin@pnwomensrefuge.org.nz

Te Roopu Whakaruruhau O Nga Wahine Maori (Affiliated)
PO Box 5222, PALMERSTON NORTH 4440
Crisis (06) 356 7985
Free Crisis (0800) 733843 (opt 2 for PN area)
Office (06) 356 7985
Email info@teroopu.org.nz

Wairarapa

Wairarapa Womens Refuge (Affiliated)
PO Box 286, MASTERTON 5840
Crisis (06) 377 1717
Office (06) 378 2241
Fax (06) 378 2107
Email office@wairarapawomensrefuge.org.nz   

Wellington

Kapiti Women’s Centre Refuge Service (Affiliated)
Postal Address & Community Office: 7 Ngahina Street, Paraparaumu 5032
Office: 04 2972595
Fax: 049026223
Emailrefuge@kapitiwomenscentre.org.nz

Hutt Valley Womens Refuges (Affiliated)
PO Box 30 612, LOWER HUTT 5010
Crisis/Office (04) 569 1040
Fax (04) 570 0832
Email refuge@hcwr.org.nz

Kokiri Marae Maori Womens Refuge (Affiliated)
57 Oxford Terrace, LOWER HUTT 5010
24 Hr Crisis (04) 566 5025
Office (04) 566 5025
Fax 04) 560 4676
Email awhi-mai@xtra.co.nz

Wellington Women’s Refuge Community Office (Affiliated)
44 Wigan St. PO Box 11985, WELLINGTON 6142
Crisis (04) 473 6280
Office (04) 3851012
Fax (04) 8017410
Website https://www.wellingtonwomensrefuge.co.nz
General email advocate@wwr.org.nz

Whare Manaaki Incorporated (Affiliated)
PO Box 50 495, PORIRUA 5240
Crisis (04) 234 6118
Office (04) 234 6118
Fax (04) 234 6119
Email office@wharemanaaki.org.nz

Te Whare Rokiroki, Maori Women’s Refuge Community Office (Affiliated)
44 Wigan St PO Box 11985, Wellington 6142
Crisis (04) 802 5898
Office (04) 801 5384
Fax (04) 801 9767
General email TWR@maoriwomensrefuge.org.nz

Te Whare Tiaki Wahine Womens Refuge – ki Porirua (Affiliated)
Ground Floor, Pember House, 16 Hagley St.
PO Box 50 178, PORIRUA 5240
Crisis/Office (04) 237 7027
Fax (04) 237 7028
Email tiaki.wahine@plwvs.co.nz

Shakti Community Council Inc (Unaffiliated)
Office (04) 499 8603
Crisis 0800742584
Fax (04) 499 8605

Shakti Community Inc (Unaffiliated)
Police Outreach Office
Office (04) 499 8603
Email wlg@shakti.org.nz

South Island

Marlborough & Nelson

Womens Refuge Sexual Assault Resource Centre Marlborough Inc (Affiliated)
PO Box 699, BLENHEIM 7240
Crisis 0800 REFUGE
Office (03) 577 9939
Fax (03) 577 5149
Email marlb_refuge@xtra.co.nz

Nelson Womens and Childrens Refuge Services (Affiliated)
Nga Wahine Tamariki Punanga O Whakatu
PO Box 3249, RICHMOND 7020
Crisis only 0800 16 33 44
Office (03) 544 0616
Email staff@whakaturefuge.org.nz

West Coast

West Coast Womens Refuge (Affiliated)
PO Box 319, WESTPORT 7866
Crisis 0800 208 339
Office (03) 789 8025
Email info@refugewestcoast.org.nz

Canterbury

Battered Womens Trust (Affiliated)
PO Box 36729, Merivale 8146
Crisis (03) 364 8900
Office (03) 332 4122
Email:  office@bwt.org.nz

Te Whare Hauora (formerly Otautahi Women’s Refuge) (Affiliated)
P.O. Box 7537
59 Shortland Street
Aranui
Christchurch 8240
Office Number: 03 379 6910
Office Fax: 03 379 6918
24/7 Crisisline 0800 11 74 74
Email: hana@tewharehauora.com

Mid South Island Womens Refuge and Family Safety Services (Affiliated)
PO Box 783, TIMARU 7940
Community Office 12 Sarah St, Timaru
Crisis (03) 684 8280
Crisis 0800 00 7750
Office (03) 684 8280
Fax (03) 684 9582
Email office@scwr.co.nz 

West Christchurch Womens Refuge (Affiliated)
PO Box 33292, Barrington, CHRISTCHURCH 8244
Crisis (03) 3790575
Office (03) 3790575
Fax (03) 3436082
Email W.W.R@xtra.co.nz

Shakti Ethnic Womens Support Group Christchurch Inc (Unaffiliated)
PO Box 24238, CHRISTCHURCH 8642
Crisis 0800 742 584
Office (03) 389 2028
Fax (03) 389 2028
Email sewsg@shakti.org.nz

AVIVA Christchurch Womens Refuge (Unaffiliated)
PO Box 24161, Christchurch 8642
Crisis 0800 28482 669
Office (03) 378 3847
Fax (03) 377 2847

Otago

Te Whare Pounamu Dunedin Womens Refuge (Affiliated)
PO Box 2267
21A Grosvenor Street, Kensington Dunedin
Monday – Friday 9:00am to 4:30pm if no one is in attendance please call 0800 REFUGE
Crisis 027 213 6063
Office (03) 466 3220
Email: tumuaki.twp@refuge.org.nz

 

Shakti Dunedin Office (Unaffiliated)
283 Moray Place Dunedin, DUNEDIN 9016
Office (03) 477 1351
Email Dunedin@shakti.org.nz

Southland

Gore Womens Refuge Te Whare Piringa O Marua Wai (Affiliated)
PO Box 357, GORE 9740
Office Address 75 Main St, GORE
Crisis (03) 208 9333
Office/Fax (03) 208 8384
Email admin@gorerefuge.org.nz

Te Whare Hou Invercargill Womens Refuge (Affiliated)
PO Box 1117, INVERCARGILL 9840
Crisis (03) 218 9790
Office (03) 216 1040
Fax (03) 216 1045
Email ingillrefuge@xtra.co.nz

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