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Today

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Description

Ko Nga Whanau, Nga Puna Oranga (Whanau are the spring, of their own well-being)

Kaupapa Maori Individual & Whanau Services. Immediate 24/7 crisis response and support for individuals and whanau of rape and sexual violence.

What: Whanau crisis line 0800 222 042

Age: All ages - Tamariki, Rangatahi, Pakeke (wahine/tane), Kaumatua

Region: Christchurch, Canterbury

Description:

  • 24 hour phone manaaki, someone to korero with who will whakarongo in a safe and confidential manner, for both wahine and tane
  • Practical tautoko for whanau to understand options and processes following sexual harm
  • Further options of support including ACC counselling
  • Manaaki if you need referring to specialist doctors of sexual abuse, Police and Court
  • Prevention korero, tautoko and information stopping sexual harm before it starts
  • Offer whanau mediation

How to Access:

  • Call us (24/7) on 0800 222 042
  • Individual or whanau referrals
  • Refer to address for further information

Ages

1-4 years old, 5-12 years old, 13-17 years old, 18+ years old, Older adult

How do I access this service?

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Hours

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Office is closed public holidays.

Whanau crisis line operates 24 hours, 7 days a week, including public holidays.

Public Holidays: Closed Easter Sunday (21 Apr), Queen's Birthday (3 Jun), Labour Day (28 Oct), Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (10 Apr), Easter Monday (13 Apr), ANZAC Day (27 Apr). Open Canterbury Anniversary (15 Nov).

Service Types

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

  • Immediate help
  • Kaupapa Māori
  • Support and counselling
  • Groups and programmes

Sexual harm victims/survivors - Do you need ACC counselling?

Harmful sexual behaviour

Sexual harm - Kaupapa Māori services

Sexual harm - training, education, workforce development

Abuse and violence

  • Counselling
  • Education programmes
  • Family violence intervention
  • Information & support
  • Supervised contact
  • Victim support

Advocacy

Cultural support

  • Kaupapa Māori

Education and training

Social work

  • Crisis assessment

Kaupapa Māori

Charges

No fees apply.

Languages Spoken

English, Maori

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Region

Canterbury

Contact Details

687 Worcester Street
Linwood
Christchurch
Canterbury 8062

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Street Address

687 Worcester Street
Linwood
Christchurch
Canterbury 8062

Postal Address

PO Box 24239
City East, Christchurch

This page was last updated at 3:51PM on April 2, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Te Puna Oranga.