Porirua Living Without Violence

thumb LVWnew beginnings logo

"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

New Zealand has moved to COVID-19 Alert System Level 4.

This means that Porirua Living Without Violence office's are now closed to face to face contact. Staff are working remotely and will be providing 1:1 weekly phone calls covering programme content and other options.

If you have an appointment or attending a group programme we will be in touch.

We are still able to be contacted on 04 2376009 or

Stay Safe

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