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Kapiti Women's Centre Refuge Service

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9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.


At Kapiti Women's Refuge, we provide the support and information you need when you’re dealing with violence in your life.

Our free confidential services include:

  • Confidential, non judgmental support
  • 24 hour crisis line
  • 24/7 access to our safe house
  • Advocacy when dealing with police, legal, court, WINZ, housing, doctors, immigration, schools and Oranga Tamariki
  • Referrals to counsellors, doctors, lawyers and other support services
  • Education and support groups for women and children about living free from violence


We have a centre manager, 4 advocates and 4 additonal staff members. We also have a dedicated team of volunteers that help with the crisis line and the day to day running of the service.


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

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Referral, Make an appointment, Walk in


The service is free and confidential.


9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

The above are our office hours.

We provide 24/7 crisis support via our Crisis Line:  (04) 297 2595

Public Holidays: Closed Labour Day (24 Oct), Wellington Anniversary (23 Jan), Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (7 Apr), Easter Sunday (9 Apr), Easter Monday (10 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (5 Jun), Matariki (14 Jul).

Services Provided

Abuse and violence support

  • Elder abuse
  • Care and protection
  • Counselling
  • Information and support
  • Referral to specialist services
  • Refuge
  • Support groups
  • Victim support


Wheelchair Access




Contact Details

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

24-hour Crisis Line
(04) 297 2595


7 Ngahina Street
Wellington 5032

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Street Address

7 Ngahina Street
Wellington 5032

Postal Address

7 Ngahina Street
Paraparaumu 5032

This page was last updated at 9:28AM on June 29, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by Kapiti Women's Centre Refuge Service.