Our Vision: All Families in Aotearoa living safely and respectfully in a society free of all forms of violence and oppression . Safe and socialized people with a strong sense of identity and well-being. Family/whanau are equipped to live without violence.
Mission Statement: To prevent and reduce violence and abuse in our communities. Working for peace in the home.
Values and Beliefs: Empathy, self-respect and respectful interaction with others. Being the change. Understanding, being non-judgemental.
Values Statement: The sanctity of humankind and the divinity of children are paramount.
The purpose of Family Safety Services is to deliver a range of abuse prevention & education programmes & services throughout the Thames Valley & Hauraki Districts.
How do our services make a difference?
Our ‘Respectful Relationships’ Programmes make a difference by providing:
Family Safety Services (FSS) work in partnership with community & statutory organisations to support families/whanau to build & develop skills, resilience & connectedness within their community.
FSS provide group programmes & activities delivered to youths, adults & families that provide positive social development opportunities to enhance & support participant’s learning & holistic well-being.
FSS help familiies & individuals feel safe through developing new skills, increase their confidence to speak out & motivate them to ‘Be the Change’.
Family Safety Services are dedicated to the prevention of family violence.
Have you seen our 'Your Stories' page? Written by people we've helped.