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South Taranaki Whānau Centre

Social Service, Abuse and Violence Support, Sexual Harm

Today

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Description

Offering advocacy, support and guidance for our clients on their journey, including survivors of sexual harm or rape and family harm. 

Age: All ages. Children under 18 years must have parental/guardian permission to work with us.

Region: South Taranaki

Description:

We provide a safe and supportive friendly environment for the empowerment of families and whānau.  We offer support and information for survivors of sexual harm and rape and family harm.

We also provide family violence support for families and the community, and the following empowerment programmes for:

  • Free Self-Esteem - for women, girls and boys aged 9 - 16yrs and over
  • Free Positive Relationships - for everyone
  • Free Surviving Parenting - for parents and caregivers, grandparents caring for Whānau.
  • Free Raising complex Kids for parents
  • Free Mens counselling and support services
  • Free Coping with Anxiety for both children and adults
  • Free Counselling - A & D; Family Violence; Relationship and individual;
  • Free Social Work support 

For more information on programmes click here

How to Access: www.stwc-Hāwera.org

Call us on (06) 278 3260 or 027 239 9831 or contact us here

Email admin@stwc-Hāwera.org

Referral forms and information can be requested via email or popping into the centre.

Staff

Nicky - Manager & Social Worker
Justine  - Facilitator/Support worker
Moana - Adminstrator
Todd - Facilitator/Counsellor

Ages

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

How do I access this service?

Contact us

Please contact us for non judgemental support and advice from our team of caring and skilled professionals.

Referral

Walk in

Website / App

Make an appointment

Fees and Charges Categorisation

Free

Hours

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Mon 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Tue – Thu 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Taranaki Anniversary (11 Mar), Good Friday (29 Mar), Easter Sunday (31 Mar), Easter Monday (1 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), King's Birthday (3 Jun), Matariki (28 Jun), Labour Day (28 Oct).

Languages Spoken

English, Māori

Services Provided

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

Support and counselling, Groups and programmes

  • Support and counselling
  • Groups and programmes
Abuse and violence support

We provide empowerment programmes for everyone that is affected by family harm.

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

We provide empowerment programmes for everyone that is affected by family harm. 

Advocacy

We support whanau with advocacy for attending appointments and meetings, where possible.

We support whānau with advocacy for attending appointments and meetings, where possible. 

Pregnancy and parenting

We support all the whanau.

  • Parenting education
  • Parent wellbeing
  • Whānau support
  • Dads

We support all the whānau.

Stopping violence services

We work with perpetrators of family harm with qualified staff in counselling and social work support.

We work with perpetrators of family harm with qualified staff in counselling and social work support.

LGBTQIA+ support

We provide self-confidence and anxiety suppport to our rainbow community.

We provide self-confidence and anxiety suppport to our rainbow community.

Social work

Disability Assistance

Wheelchair access, Assistance to move around, More space to move around

Additional Details

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

Parking

Free parking on Disraeli street.

Region

Taranaki

Contact Details

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

56 Disraeli Street
Hawera
Taranaki 4610

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Street Address

56 Disraeli Street
Hāwera
Taranaki 4610

This page was last updated at 2:07PM on November 27, 2023. This information is reviewed and edited by South Taranaki Whanau Centre.