What to expect
When you work with the team at Hutt Valley Women's Refuge you can expect a safe, confidential and welcoming environment with a team of specialists who will support your decisions and empower you.
Each experience will be different, and you will always be supported and respected.
It can get better.
Frequently asked questions
Do I need a Vaccine Passport to access your services?
No. You do not need a Vaccine Pass to access our services.
How much will the appointment cost?
Your appointment is completely free, there is no cost to you.
Will my details be kept confidential?
Everything we do is 100% confidential.
We adhere to The Privacy Act 2020.
Can I still use your services if I want to stay with my partner?
Yes, we will support your goals whatever they might be, our main priority is your safety.
Do you work with men?
At Hutt Valley Women's Refuge our focus is the safety of women and children. We work closely with the organisation Man Kind who support men and can connect you to their services.
Can you help me with a protection order?
We can assist in referring you to a family violence lawyer for a Protection Order. Ultimately, the assessment and outcome is determined by your family violence lawyer and the legal system.
Do you run programmes?
Do you have an office in Upper Hutt?
We have a specialist who works in Upper Hutt, contact us to make an appointment.