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Tu Tama Wahine o Taranaki

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9:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

Description

We are a Kaupapa Maori Common Good organisation providing Whanau Ora services to whanau within the Taranaki community.  Our services include Korero Awhina counselling for anyone that has suffered physical, emotional and psychological violence.

Ages: All ages and genders

Region: New Plymouth, Waitara, Opunake, Stratford, Hawera, Waverley, Patea

Description:

Tu Tama Wahine o Taranaki serves Maori women, men and whanau of the Taranaki region by delivering Maori health and social services.  Our goal is to ensure all whanau have a secured sense of identity and connection to each other empowering them to contribute to a prosperous community.  The values that underpin Tikanga Maori are central to our work and these help us to build positive relationships within whanau.

Our services include - 

  • Specialised counselling for those who have suffered sexual violence/abuse 
  • Specialised counselling for those who have suffered family violence - physical, emotional or psychological
  • Individual counselling
  • Whanau therapy
  • Child therapy

Other services provided:

  • Family Violence Prevention - click here for education programmes
  • Whanau support - click here for information
  • Social Work in schools - click here for information
  • Tamariki and Rangitahi - click here for inforamtion
  • Emergency Housing - click here for information

How to Access:

Call us on (06) 758 5795

Email reception@tutamawahine.org.nz

Drop in and see us at 62 Powderham Street, New Plymouth

Ages

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

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Referral, Walk in

Hours

9:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

Mon – Fri 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Service Types

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

  • Kaupapa Māori

Sexual harm - Kaupapa Māori services

Abuse and violence

  • Education programmes
  • Family violence intervention

Cultural support

  • Kaupapa Māori
  • Pacific Island people

Social work

Advocacy

Basic needs

Education and training

Kaupapa Māori

Languages Spoken

English, Maori, Samoan

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Region

Taranaki

Contact Details

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62 Powderham Street
New Plymouth
Taranaki 4310

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Street Address

62 Powderham Street
New Plymouth
Taranaki 4310

Postal Address

PO Box 4030
New Plymouth 4340

This page was last updated at 9:43PM on April 1, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Tu Tama Wahine o Taranaki.