Welcome to Waikato Women's Refuge

Your wellbeing and the safety of your children is our number one priority. We believe that everyone deserves a life free from domestic violence and it is our job to help you protect what you value most. 

We are not here to judge. 

Our skilled and caring team is on hand 24/7 to provide you and your family with the systems, tools and support you need to live a life that is both safe and violence-free. When you need to find the courage, strength and guidance to leave an abusive relationship we are here to help. There is a light at the end of the tunnel. Take a step toward a better, safer life for you and your children.