Porirua Living Without Violence

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

Porirua Living Without Violence

works to empower all people in the community to live free from all forms of violence, abuse and oppression

Porirua Living Without Violence is currently operating at COVID-19 Alert System Level 2.

 If you answer YES to any of the following: PLEASE STAY AT HOME

  1. In the past 14 days, have you or a member of your household travelled to any COVID-19 hotspot or ‘location of interest’? 
  1. Have you or a member of your household been tested for COVID-19 and have a confirmed COVID-19 result ……….or still waiting for the results of the COVID-19 test?    

  2. In the past 14 days, have you or a member of your household, been in close contact with anyone who may have been exposed to Coronavirus (COVID-19) or have similar symptoms?       
  1. Do you have flu like symptoms or have symptoms of fever or cough, or sore throat or shortness of breath?      

To protect you and to protect others, stay at home, and please call

  • Healthline for free on 0800 358 5453
  • your doctor or iwi health provider
Operating at Level 2 means:
  • Masks are compulsory in our Office
  • Spacing will be at least 1 metre apart
  • Contact tracing is in operation
Any inquiries about our Wellington, Upper or Lower Hutt site, please contact us on 04 237 6009 or
REMEMBER..................................................STAY SAFE & BE KIND.................................................
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 and men who have ever been affected by violence or abuse 
  • 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