Northland DHB Child Protection & Family Violence Service
Public Service Community Paediatrics
All people living safe and free from violence, abuse and neglect in healthy
The Child Protection and Family Violence Service work throughout Northland to promote awareness provide education and understanding on the identification and impact of child abuse and family violence; this also includes partner abuse and abuse of the elderly.
Consultation and advice regarding:
Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Whangarei Hospital: (09) 430 4100
Child Sexual Abuse Assessment and Treatment Service
The service provides health care for children and young people, aged 0 – 13 years, following a disclosure of historic sexual abuse or recent sexual assault.… More
|Child Protection & Family Violence Useful Links|
Youthline Call free on 0800 376 633
(09) 430 4101 - ask for Child Protection or Family Violence
Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm to discuss concerns.
Out of Hours
Access to this service can be made after hours for forensic examinations following sexual assault/abuse.
After hours please contact:
Whangarei Hospital telephonist: (09) 430 4100 ask for the on call Paediatrician
Oranga Tamariki - Ministry for Children: 0508 FAMILY (0508 326 459)
Private Bag 9742
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This page was last updated at 1:59PM on October 30, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Northland DHB Child Protection & Family Violence Service.