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Whanganui Safe and Free

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9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.


Counselling and support centre for survivors of rape and sexual abuse, family, friends and whānau.

Whanganui Safe and Free - "Healing and Preventing Sexual Abuse in our Community"

Ages: All ages. Support is available to caregivers of children under 5 years

Region: Whanganui, Ruapehu, Rangitikei


We offer confidential counselling services for people who are recovering from the effects of rape or sexual abuse and kaiawhina support and advocacy for their families/whanau. 

ACC Sensitive Claims counsellors are available.

We also provide preventative education to help our children keep themselves safe.

All services are FREE

How to Access:

We take self referrals or referrals from Police and other health practitioners.

Call (06) 343 3416 

Walk in and talk to us.

Email administration@whanganuisafe.org.nz


1-4 years old, Child / Tamariki, Youth / Rangatahi, Adult / Pakeke, Older adult / Kaumātua

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Walk in, Referral


9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Languages Spoken


Service Types

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

  • Support and counselling
  • Groups and programmes

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


Wheelchair Access




Contact Details

Suite 4
236 Victoria Avenue
Manawatu-Wanganui 4500

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Street Address

Suite 4
236 Victoria Avenue
Manawatu-Wanganui 4500

Postal Address

PO Box 4223
Whanganui 4541

This page was last updated at 12:56PM on February 9, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Whanganui Safe and Free.