Welcome to the Women's Centre Waitakere WE SUPPORT, WE CONNECT, WE STRENGTHEN E tautoko ana, e hono ana, e whakapakari ana matou
Alert Level 3 Update - Face to Face sessions are now being held remotely via zoom or telephone Our clients can still be seen via telehealth appointments during level 3 and 4 lockdowns - If you have an appointment your counsellor will contact you directly. If you have questions please use the contact form
As a provider of Counselling we fall under the Health category. It is mandated that all staff, contractors and visitors to the Centre be fully vaccinated. To ensure we are compliant with the mandate and our policies we will ask for a copy of your vaccination certificate before booking any face to face sessions on-site. All our staff and contractors are fully vaccinated. Office hours: We will be closed to face to face appointments at Levels 3 and 4
If you are in immediate danger please contact 111. If you require immediate support please contact:
Suicide crisis helpline: 0508 828 865 Women's Refuge: 0800 733 843 Mental health crisis service (Henderson branch): 09 822 8601
You can donate by clicking on the donate button. Thank you!
The Centre offers a safe space for women to seek support relating to matters that concern them or their children. We offer counselling services for women and children at a subsidised rate. For more information please contact is through our counselling page.
COUNSELLING SESSIONS FOR AUCKLAND WOMEN WITH DEPENDENT CHILDREN- Terms and Conditions apply.
Six counselling sessions for women with dependent children living in Auckland subject to certain terms & conditions. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to find out if you qualify.
Six counselling sessions for women who have experienced domestic violence and live in Auckland subject to terms and conditions. Please email us at email@example.com or contact us on 09 8386381.
We have openings for low cost counselling sessions with our counsellors available. Please email us on firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more.
If you require counselling we also have a student intern counsellors available Fridays 9:00am to 3:00pm who are able to provide counselling to those who require this.
DONATIONS WELCOME The Women's Centre relies on the generosity and kindness of our community to continue to provide our services to women and families. We are a non profit, charity organisation that is able to continue the work in our community through grants, contracts and generosity of our community and businesses.
We are always on the look out for-
Helping hands with our garden/lawn maintenance and general cleaning. Non-perishable food items, hygiene products and household items are always gratefully received which we are then able to redistribute to our clients
Unfortunately we are unable to take donations of large items, electrical appliances or books
Thank you to our funders and supporters
Where can I park?
Free Parking is available on the road outside the front entrance of the Centre
WILL ANYONE i KNOW BE AWARE I AM COMING TO COUNSELLING OR COURSES?
We will do everything within our power to protect your identity. All our information is kept confidential from everyone outside the Centre. Any information shared with our Funders is anonymized.
can i drop in anytime if i need to?
Unfortunately we are not open for drop-ins and open by appointment only. We are also not a residential Centre. However, if you are in crisis, please contact 0800 543 354 or free text 4357 (HELP) or Women's Refuge 0800 733 843
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?
We are lucky to receive funding for some of our services and we apply for funding from many community funding groups to provide either free or very low cost counselling. We are fully reliant on funding and donations for many of our services and operational costs.
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