Our vision

A violence free Wairarapa.

Our purpose

To prevent violence within Wairarapa families/whanau and community through collaborative initiatives in prevention, intervention, networking and training.

Our objectives

  • To increase community understanding, ownership and leadership of violence prevention.
  • To ensure the needs of those who have experienced violence are met through wrap-around support and joined up responses.
  • To ensure community organisations work together in an integrated and collaborative way to respond to, and prevent, violence.
  • To ensure that people working with families/whanau have the skills, understanding and knowledge to provide competent violence prevention and intervention services.