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Nau mai, haere mai ki te pā waha o Te Kupenga!
Welcome to the gateway of Te Kupenga – the National Network of Stopping Violence – a network or ‘he kupenga’ of 42 independent community-based organisations. We work to enable all people in Aotearoa/New Zealand to live safely and respectfully in a society free of all forms of violence and oppression – the safety of women and children is paramount. Organisations interested in becoming a member of Te Kupenga can contact us for an application pack. Click here to read a copy of the 2011-2012 Annual Report.
White Ribbon Day, 25 November, is the international day when people wear a white ribbon to show that they do not condone violence towards women.
These fabulous t-shirts are available and have a significant message anytime. Order by email. For sizes and information, click here.
Where to go for help if you are experiencing, using or witnessing family violence: http://areyouok.org.nz
RAP: Respect All People - Whakamana Tangata is about reducing and replacing violence in the environments we provide to young people: http://respect.org.nz
Te Kupenga Whakaoti Mahi Patunga The National Network of Stopping Violence Services (NZ) Incorporated is a registered charitable entity under the Charities Act 2005 (registration number CC39276). Te Kupenga welcomes organisations and/or indiviuals to become "Friends of Te Kupenga" by making a contribution for which we can provide a tax invoice – please contact us for details via email or phone +64 4 802 5402.