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Te Whare O Ngā Tūmanako Māori Women's Refuge

Social Service, Kaupapa Māori


Te Whare O Ngā Tūmanako Māori Women's Refuge is a not-for-profit organisation providing support for wāhine, their tamariki, rangatahi and whānau to live free from any form of violence and abuse. 

We support a pathway to safety, regardless of ethnicity, gender identity or socio-economic circumstances.

Our services include:

  • Confidential, non judgmental support
  • 24 hour crisis line
  • Refuge/safe house
  • Home and community visits
  • Whānau Protect (home security upgrades and alarms)
  • Advocacy when dealing with other services
  • Referrals to appropriate support services


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

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Referral


Our service is free and confidential.

Services Provided

Abuse and violence

  • Elder abuse
  • Information & support
  • Referral to specialist services
  • Refuge
  • Victim support


Cultural support

  • Kaupapa Māori

Kaupapa Māori

Wheelchair Access



West Auckland

Contact Details

24/7 Crisis Line:
Ph (09) 834 5708 or 0800REFUGE  (0800 733 843)

Postal Address

PO Box 104195
Lincoln North
Waitakere 0654

This page was last updated at 2:56PM on January 19, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by Te Whare O Ngā Tūmanako Māori Women's Refuge.