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Women’s Refuge and Sexual Violence

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9:00 AM to 3:30 PM.


24-hour emergency response for women who have experienced sexual harm or domestic violence.  Counselling support and recovery services. 

Call the 24/7 crisis line on 0800 REFUGE  (0800 743 843)

Age: All women

Region: Nelson, Blenheim, Kaikoura


Marlborough Women's Refuge provides immediate support, counselling and medical and legal assistance to survivors of sexual abuse or domestic violence.

How to Access:

Call the 24/7 Crisis-line 0800 REFUGE (0800 743 843)

Office: (03) 577 9939



Under 12 months, 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, Make an appointment, Walk in


9:00 AM to 3:30 PM.

Mon – Fri 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Sat – Sun midnight – midnight

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

Office Hours:

Mon - Fri  9:00AM - 4:00PM 

Office is closed public holidays.

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.
Christmas: Open 23 Dec. Closed 24 Dec — 3 Jan.
Other: Closed 4 Jan — 5 Jan.

Service Types

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

  • Immediate help
  • Support and counselling
  • Groups and programmes

Abuse and violence

  • Education programmes
  • Information & support
  • Referral to specialist services
  • Refuge


Education and training

Languages Spoken


Wheelchair Access



Nelson Marlborough

Contact Details

3/19 Henry Street, Blenheim

Nelson Marlborough

  • Office

    (03) 577 9939

3/19 Henry Street
Marlborough 7201

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Street Address

3/19 Henry Street
Marlborough 7201

Postal Address

PO Box 699
Blenheim 7201

This page was last updated at 10:21AM on December 4, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Women’s Refuge and Sexual Violence.