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Historic Village, 17th Avenue West, Tauranga


RainbowYOUTH is a national organisation based on providing support, information and advocacy for young queer, gender diverse and intersex people up to the ages of 27.

We provide support, information, resources & advocacy for Aotearoa’s
queer, gender diverse, takatāpui and intersex youth.

Support offered:

Education workshops and training resources are available to schools, the Department of Health and community leaders and professionals throughout New Zealand.

Visit our website for information on our services and the links to get in touch with us!


Child / Tamariki, Youth / Rangatahi, Adult / Pakeke

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Walk in, Referral




Historic Village, 17th Avenue West, Tauranga

Mon – Tue10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wed2:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Thu – Fri10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Languages Spoken

English, Mandarin Chinese

Services Provided

Gender support

Our Transgender Peer Support Service is to help gender-diverse young people (up to age 27) and/or their whānau, explore gender identity through accessing gender-affirming healthcare, providing information and resources, and…


Education and training

Basic needs

  • Drop-in centre
  • Emergency accommodation

We can help rainbow people to access emergency housing and work and income services, and advocate for them during the process.


Finding well informed, non-judgemental and accessible support services around gender and sexuality can be particularly challenging in Aotearoa. RainbowYOUTH works with young people, their whānau and their wider communities to…


LGBTIQ+ support

Wheelchair Access



Contact Details

Tauranga Rainbow Hub
Historic Village
17th Avenue
Tauranga 3112

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Street Address

Tauranga Rainbow Hub
Historic Village
17th Avenue
Tauranga 3112

Postal Address

Level 1
11 Edinburgh Street
Auckland CBD 1010

This page was last updated at 3:09PM on August 2, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by RainbowYOUTH.