p19 Contact numbers. Are you safe right now?

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Contact numbers

Are you safe right now?

No - Ring 111 and ask for the police.

Yes I’m safe at the moment - Phone:

  • It’s Not OK Family Violence information line 0800 456 450 www.areyouok.org.nz, or
  • 2SHINE National helpline 0508 744 633 to get information and find your local family violence service

Other places to find help and information:

  • Your local Age Concern (during working hours). Find their number in the Family Services Directory below or in your local phone book and ask for the elder abuse service.
  • Your local Needs Assessment and Service Coordination Service (NASC) will have a 24 hour crisis response number you can ring if you need emergency respite.  Enable NZ can help you to find the number of your local NASC. Enable 0800 17 1981 www.enable.co.nz
  • You can find your local Community Law Centre here: www.commuitylaw.org.nz or contact Auckland Disability Law e-mail info@adl.org.nz, ph 09 257 5140, mobile 0274575140, www.aucklanddisabilitylaw.org.nz
  • Deaf, hearing impaired and speech impaired people can use: NZ Relay 0800 4 711 711 (non emergency calls only) Further user information – www.nzrelay.co.nz
  • Visit the Family Services Directory to find services in your area that you can talk to.  You should be able to use the internet in your local library to access this site.  www.familyservices.govt.nz/directory

Public Information in NZSL

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