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Rape Crisis Dunedin

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Description

Call our 24/7 Crisis line for support, counselling and advocacy after a recent or historic rape or sexual assault.

Freephone 0800 88 33 00 or (03) 474 1592  (Dunedin)

Demographic: Survivors of sexual violence and their supporters, including friends and whānau. 

Region: Greater Otago region - Dunedin, Clutha

Description:

Rape Crisis provides support to survivors who have experienced sexual violence, whether it has occurred recently or in the past.  We also provide services to all supporting friends or whanau who have experienced sexual violence.  Our services include:

  • 24/7 telephone support and crisis line.
  • Face-to-face counselling for survivors of sexual violence, their friends and whanau.
  • Information, advocacy and support for those who choose to report to the police, are going to court, seeking medical advice, or whatever the survivor chooses is the best path at the time.
  • Information and referral service for male survivors of rape and sexual abuse.
  • Education programmes for students and youth
  • Education for community groups
  • Awareness-raising events and project development

All counselling, support and advocacy services are FREE.

Rape Crisis Dunedin is a member of the National Collective of Rape Crisis Aotearoa and abides by the philosophy of "Listen, Believe, Support" when counselling survivors of sexual abuse.

How to Access:

Call 24/7 on 0800 88 33 00 (NZ freephone) or  (03) 474 1592 (Dunedin) 

Email support@rapecrisisdunedin.org.nz

During office hours, survivors and support people are welcome to come in to the office for information, resources and support.  We hold a safe-space for those coming in to use our services or to just sit and have a warm drink.  We maintain a resource library for people to browse and borrow books from.

Ages

13-17 years old, 18+ years old

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Walk in, Referral, Make an appointment

Hours

Mon – Fri midnight – midnight

Telephone support operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, including public holidays.

Office Hours:

Mon - Fri    9:00AM - 5:00PM 

Office is closed during public holidays.

Public Holidays: Open on all public holidays.
Christmas: Open 23 Dec — 27 Dec. Closed 28 Dec — 29 Dec. Open 30 Dec — 3 Jan.

Service Types

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

  • Immediate help
  • Support and counselling
  • Groups and programmes

Sexual harm - training, education, workforce development

Advocacy

Languages Spoken

English

Wheelchair Access

No

Region

Dunedin - South Otago

Contact Details

111 Moray Place, Dunedin

Dunedin - South Otago

1st floor
Corso Building
111 Moray Place
Dunedin
OTA 9016

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Street Address

1st floor
Corso Building
111 Moray Place
Dunedin
OTA 9016

Postal Address

PO Box 5424
Dunedin

This page was last updated at 11:14AM on October 9, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Rape Crisis Dunedin.