Sexual Violence Help Services:
Organisations and groups in Wellington that want to help. All of the providers on this list are here to help you.
Hutt Valley Sexual Abuse Support and Healing
|“Provides free support and counselling to women, men and children affected by sexual abuse, rape or sexual harm - historic or current”|
Victim Support (Lower Hutt)
|“Victim support provides information, support and assistance to victims, witnesses, their families and friends.”|
Wellington Rape Crisis
|“To educate others to prevent rape and sexual abuse and provide specialist support services to survivors of rape and sexual abuse.”|
Wellington Sexual Abuse HELP Foundation
|“Wellington Sexual Abuse HELP works with survivors of sexual abuse and their whānau – of any age, gender or ethnicity.|
|“Counselling and support to reduce sexual offending in the lower North Island”|
Resources for Victims of Domestic Violence and Abuse:
A New Zealand Government Agency supporting all victims of crime, including domestic violence.
|“If you or your family or whānau have been affected by crime you can get support to help you deal with the practical and emotional effects”|
Citizens Advice Bureau
|“Citizens Advice Bureau provides free, confidential information and advice to anyone about any query or problem.”|
Te PaePae Arahi Trust
|“Te Paepae Arahi Services is a kaupapa Maori service for all people. This includes Mental Health, AOD Services and Rangatahi support.”|
Resources for those seeking help with addiction and problem gambling in Wellington.
|“We are committed to helping people to live a life free from the harms of alcohol or other drugs.”|
Note: Charges apply for some services.
Note: Referalls may be required.
|“To provide an alcohol & drug service that is responsive to the needs of people in the Hutt Valley region who meet the Moderate to Severe Addiction Criteria.”|
Drug-ARM Wellington Inc.
|” Drug information and resources for addicts and those caring for addicts. Counselling referrals. All services free of charge.
No referral required.”|
|“Assisting people with mental health and addiction disabilities to return to full or part time employment.”|
HALT Services Ltd.
|“HALT Services assists individuals and families to understand addictive behaviour and to gain skills and knowledge toward making positive lifestyle changes.”|
Note: Based in Lower Hutt, but can sometimes arrange to see other districts in the Wellington Area
Mental Health and Addiction Services - Hutt Valley DHB
|“The aim of Hutt Valley DHB’s Mental Health Service is to provide a high quality mental health service to the target population for this region”|
Problem Gambling Foundation of New Zealand
|“The Problem Gambling Foundation’s mission is building healthy communities together, free from gambling harm.”|
The Salvation Army Oasis Centre for Problem Gambling
|“The Oasis Centres provide free and confidential specialist counselling/intervention and public health services for those adversely affected by gambling related problems.”|