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In memory of Dame Catherine Tizard

We are saddened by the news of Governor-General Dame Catherine Tizard's passing.

Haere rā and nau mai, haere mai!

We've recently said goodbye to some of our staff and committee members, but we have also welcomed some new members to the WWH staff and committee.

Events @ the House

We've had some awesome events at the House over the last few months, run by people who gave generously of their time.

A huge thank you!

We would like to say a huge thank you to all those who donated to us in the last few months. 

Supporting women into permanent accommodation

As demand for housing increases in Wellington, the barriers to accessing permanent, affordable accommodation worsen for our women.

Help us out with items we need

There are always things we’re in need of at the House, and we’re putting out a call for donations now we’re heading into winter.

Kaibosh: Give a meal in May

Our awesome partners at Kaibosh are running their annual May Fundraiser and need your support.

New report from the University of Auckland

The University of Auckland published an article in April outlining the key struggles for people living on a benefit, and the ongoing effect of COVID-19 on people's financial situation.

Stuck home syndrome revisited

In April, Wellington Women's House was featured in an article by Capital Magazine.

Wellington rental prices continue to rise

Finding permanent housing for life after Wellington Women's House continues to be difficult.