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West Christchurch Women's Refuge

24hour/7 days a week - via the 24 hour crisis line
Women's Refuges provide support with:
- Addressing immediate safety issues
- Safety planning
- Making your home safe and secure
- Advocacy
- Obtaining Protection Orders & other court orders
- Court appearances
- Seeking legal aid
- Lawyer appointments
- Accessing domestic violence education programmes and counselling.

Services provided:
- 24 hour crisis line
- Community services
- Refuge safe house accommodation.
- National Home Safety Service Whanau Protect
- Training for agencies and community groups
- Services provided/ available for all ethnic groups

In an emergency, please ring 111.

Key information

Type of accommodation:
Emergency, Transitional
Do any charges apply?
Do I need an appointment?
Will there be a drug test?
What paperwork / ID do I need?
None
Criteria to stay
Children under 13 can stay.
Unfortunately males 13 or over cannot stay as they are considered men.
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West Christchurch Women's Refuge

24hour/7 days a week - via the 24 hour crisis line

Phone 03 379 0575 (Crisis Line)