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Women's Refuges in Christchurch

Aviva (formerly Christchurch Women's Refuge)
Support & Information line 0800 AVIVA NOW or (03) 378 3847
Web: www.avivafamilies.org.nz

Battered Women's Trust
Crisis line (03) 364 8900

Otautahi Women's Refuge
Maori women only
Crisis line 0800 117 474. Whanau Support Line 0800 487 557

Shakti Ethnic Women's Support Group
Crisis line 0800 742 584 or Phone (03) 389 2028
Email: sewsg@shakti.org.nz  Web: www.shakti.org.nz

West Christchurch Refuge

West Christchurch Women's Refuge
Crisis Line 0800 733 843 or (03) 379 0575
Email: W.W.R@xtra.co.nz Website: http://www.westchchwomensrefuge.org.nz/

For National information on Refuges:
National Collective of Independent Women's Refuges  
www.womensrefuge.org.nz

Other Links

24 hour Rape and Sexual Assault Crisis Support
Sexual Assault Support Service Canterbury (SASSC) phone (03) 377 5402

Angel Fund Wahine Putea  
No interest loans to set up home or small businesses, training or transition to work and managing expenses.
Phone: 022 41 26435
Email: angelfund@gmail.com Web: www.angelfund.org.nz

Christchurch Young Feminists' Collective
Email: chchfeminism@gmail.com
Facebook: Christchurch Young Feminists' Collective

Home and Family
Phone: (03) 9440635  
Email: info@homeandfamily.net.nz  Web: www.homeandfamily.net.nz

Miscarriage Support Auckland Inc
Phone (09) 378 4060  
Email: support@miscarriagesupport.org.nz  Web: www.miscarriagesupport.org.nz

Next Step for Women/Ara Institute of Canterbury
Courses for women
Phone 0800 24 24 76  
Web: www.cpit.ac.nz

START  
Provides counselling for those who have been subject to sexual crime
Phone: (03) 355 4414  
Email: admin@starthealing.org  Web: www.starthealing.org

Stopping Violence Services (SVS)
Phone 0800 478 778, (03) 365 6266  Or txt 021 410 557  
Email: info@svschch.org.nz  Web: www.angermangement.org.nz

Travel for women
Web: www.womentravel.co.nz

Wahine Whai Ora  
Women’s alcohol and drug service
Phone (03) 371 0613 or 381 0418  
Email: wahinewhaiora@citymission.co.nz

Canterbury Men's Centre  
If you want assistance with any men's issues.
Phone: (03) 365 900
Email: info@canmen.org.nz  Web: www.canmen.org.nz