Porirua Living Without Violence

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" To enable all people in Aotearoa to live violence free "

Porirua Living Without Violence works to enable all people in the community to live free of all forms of violence, abuse and oppression.

What we do:

  • We nurture all aspects of a child's life: Te Taha Whanau, Te Taha Tinana, Te Taha Hinengaro and Te Taha Wairua  (Family, Physical, Mental and Spiritual Well-being)
  • We work to eliminate violence and to promote safety for women and children
  • We support, educate and empower women in violent relationships or women who have been affected by violent relationships
  • We provide education groups for men and women who have used violence in their families

How we do it:

  • By providing Empower Programmes and Behaviour Change Programmes for Women
  • By providing Behaviour Change Programmes for Men and a Men's Individual Support and Education Programme
  • By providing educational programmes for Children