Safe House & Crisis Line 

Immediate support to keep you safe with a strong focus on confidentiality and your wellbeing.  

Safe House

We can provide immediate support (shelter, advise, food, resources) to keep you safe.  We look after Pakeha women, have a sister refuge for Māori women, and another for Asian women.

To access our safe house, call the Crisis Line 

Crisis Line 

Our Crisis Line is staffed 24/7 and offers confidential, non-judgemental support for women and children who are in crisis and require urgent support.


Connect with our sister refuges

Kokiri Marae Māori Women's Refuge 

04 566 5025 / 0800 733843

Provides Maori for Maori support and wrap-around services as part of the Whānau Ora collective. 

Nau mai, haere mai. 

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Shakti Community Council Inc.

Crisis 0800742584

Office (04) 499 8603

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We are much more than a safe house 

We have a team of highly trained family violence specialists who can provide tailored support to guide you and your whānau beyond times of crisis. We aim to empower you with the strength you already have within you, to build stronger families which can take many different forms.


It can get better.


Find out how we can continue to support you with any kind of family violence within a relationship.