Family and whānau support services

Our Family and Whānau social workers are on hand to help and support families who have been or are currently affected by family violence. If you’re ready to make changes in your life, you can talk to us. It’s free. It’s confidential. And it might be the best thing you’ll ever do.

For Individuals, families and whānau affected by family violence.

How One of our social workers will meet, guide and support you to assess and monitor your safety. They can help you with a safety plan, co-ordinate support services and networks, and provide guidance with obtaining Protection Orders and other court related issues.

When This is a non-crisis service that’s available 5 days a week from 8.30am to 5.00pm. However, if you can’t meet during this time due to work or family commitments, please talk to us about making other arrangements.

Where ChangeAbility, 7 Victoria Street, Masterton 5810 or at your home.

How much does it cost? This is a free service.

To find out more or book an appointment email: [email protected]

“All this time my family lived with violence… before I came to ChangeAbility I had no hope. Here, I was made to feel welcomed and cared for.”