Poipoia te kakano kia puawai - Nurture the seed and it will blossom

Children have a right to be safe and should be protected from all forms of abuse and neglect and; safeguarding children is everyone’s responsibility.  We offer a programme to help children understand that violence and abuse in their home is not their fault. 

Programme Content:

  • Providing opportunities to develop self-esteem and confidence
  • Promoting awareness that abuse of any kind is NOT OKAY
  • Teaching children problem-solving strategies
  • Assisting children to put in place a personal safety plan
  • Encouraging children to gain positive outcomes from the choices they make
  • Helping children express their feelings and emotions

Group and Individual Sessions: On an as is required basis


Children's Services Contact: Sonia Jones
 07 346 2096   sonia.jones@familyfocus.org.nz