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Board with flyers pinned on it

Needing Winter Warmers!

We are currently looking for warm winter items:

Christmas Break

Quiet time over Christmas and New Year. Please be aware that we will not be assessing or admitting new residents until Monday 8th January 2024.

Fundraiser Screening of SHAYDA

Join us for a special fundraiser event at Light House Cuba 💜

Creativity & Collaboration

E huri tō aroaro ki te rā, tukunme tō ataarangi ki muri i a koe

Kia ora rawa atu Altrusa Ohariū!

Generosity and Kindness with Altrusa Ohariu

Special shout-outs

We wouldn’t be able to do the mahi that we do without the generous support of the volunteers, donors and organisations who support us to provide a safe home to women in need. 

Items we are on the lookout for

Here is how you can support us at the moment.

Dignity visit

The team from Dignity came to visit us, click on the link below to read what we got up to. 

Keeping the soul warm this winter

It has been so cold this winter so we have been busy making hot chocolates and soups. 

Event highlights

We have had some fabulous events at the House in the last few months!