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Dove Hawkes Bay

Social Service, Abuse and Violence Support, Stopping Violence

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102-104 Russell Street, Hastings

100 Raffles Street, Napier

Description

DOVE Hawkes Bay is committed to serving the community, families and individuals whose lives are impacted by family violence. We seek to empower our clients and the community by providing quality education and support services.

We provide Men's and Women's Programmes, as well as Family Centred Social Work, Support & Advocacy and Services for Young People.

Ages

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

How do I access this service?

Contact us

Please contact us for non-judgemental support and guidance from our caring team of skilled professionals

Make an appointment

Referral

Website / App

https://www.dovehb.org.nz/contact-domestic-violence-help

Fees and Charges Categorisation

Free

Hours

102-104 Russell Street, Hastings

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

100 Raffles Street, Napier

Tue – Fri 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Languages Spoken

English

Services Provided

Abuse and violence support

DOVE provides Women’s Education Programmes, Family Centred Social Work, Support & Advocacy and Services for Young People impacted by family violence.

  • Education programmes
  • Family violence intervention
  • Information and support
  • Referral to specialist services
  • Support groups

DOVE provides Women’s Education Programmes, Family Centred Social Work, Support & Advocacy and Services for Young People impacted by family violence.

DOVE Women’s Education Programmes

Become informed and empowered by attending our programme. Information, support and skills for healthy and positive relationships.

Become informed and empowered by attending our programme. Information, support and skills for healthy and positive relationships.

Stopping violence services

Neglectful, abusive and violent relationships are harmful to all family and whānau members. The cost of domestic violence is high — you can lose your family, your friends and your self respect. DOVE's Men's Programme is your chance to make the first step to making life safer for yourself and your whānau.

Neglectful, abusive and violent relationships are harmful to all family and whānau members. The cost of domestic violence is high — you can lose your family, your friends and your self respect. DOVE's Men's Programme is your chance to make the first step to making life safer for yourself and your whānau.

Advocacy

DOVE provides an advocacy and support service that will assist people who are/have been experiencing violence to manage their day-to-day obligations in a way that meets their needs and their family’s needs.

DOVE provides an advocacy and support service that will assist people who are/have been experiencing violence to manage their day-to-day obligations in a way that meets their needs and their family’s needs.

Social work

Our Family Centred Social Work is a journey directed by your family. We hold the vision that all families have the right to be violence free, live in a safe home environment and be trusted and supported by family.

Our Family Centred Social Work is a journey directed by your family. We hold the vision that all families have the right to be violence free, live in a safe home environment and be trusted and supported by family.

Services for Young People

Support programmes for children and young people who have witnessed family violence. The goal of the programme is to assist the young person to express his/her feelings, including feelings of hurt, pain, guilt, shame and isolation in order to assist the young person to deal with the effects of family violence.

Support programmes for children and young people who have witnessed family violence. The goal of the programme is to assist the young person to express his/her feelings, including feelings of hurt, pain, guilt, shame and isolation in order to assist the young person to deal with the effects of family violence.

Sexual harm victims/survivors - Do you need help and support?

Men who were sexually abused or assaulted—whether as children or adults—may feel isolated and stigmatised by what happened to them. Please contact us for help 0800 368 342.

  • Support and counselling

Men who were sexually abused or assaulted—whether as children or adults—may feel isolated and stigmatised by what happened to them. Please contact us for help 0800 368 342.

Disability Assistance

Wheelchair access, Quiet, low sensory environment, A longer appointment time, Support to make decisions, Assistance to move around, More space to move around

Additional Details

Face to face / Kanohi ki te Kanohi, Speak with women / wahine, Speak with men / tane, Child / Tamariki friendly, Phone, Online / virtual / app, LGBTQIA+ friendly

Region

Hawkes Bay

Contact Details

This page was last updated at 12:05PM on November 23, 2023. This information is reviewed and edited by Dove Hawkes Bay.