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Women’s Refuge and Sexual Violence

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

Call the 24/7 crisis line on 0800 REFUGE  (0800 733 843)

Age: All women

Region: Marlborough and Kaikoura


Women's Refuge and Sexual Violence Support Centre provides a 24/7 crisis line for immediate support. Referrals to counsellors, medical and legal assistance to survivors of sexual violence or domestic violence.

How to Access:

Call the 24/7 Crisis-line 0800 REFUGE (0800 733 843)

Office: (03) 577 9939



Under 12 months, 1-4 years old, Child / Tamariki, Youth / Rangatahi, Adult / Pakeke, Older adult / Kaumātua

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Referral, Make an appointment, Walk in


Sat – Sunmidnight – 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.

Languages Spoken


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
  • Family violence intervention
  • Information & support
  • Referral to specialist services
  • Refuge
  • Support groups


Education and training

Wheelchair Access



Nelson Marlborough

Contact Details

52 Scott Street, Blenheim

Nelson Marlborough

  • Office

    (03) 577 9939

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Postal Address

PO Box 699
Blenheim 7201

This page was last updated at 2:42PM on February 10, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Women’s Refuge and Sexual Violence.