We have to follow health and safety guidelines so that we can keep ourselves, our community and our whānau as safe as possible, and continue to support our community.
We support all sex workers regardless of age, gender, workplace, visa status, ethnicity, or vaccination status to be as safe as possible in their work. Contact us for information about health and safety, or how to get financial support or other entitlements.
We provide health services and are required to be vaccinated, but you don’t have to be vaccinated to visit us, or to get support or information.
How are our services operating?
We are avail!
And we have robust systems in place to reduce transmission and ensure our service remains available to SWers during this period. Please give us a call before you pop in so we can manage our space safely.
We ask that you respect our Covid 19 measures, please
- Wear a mask in to our community bases
- Sanitise your hands
- Keep a 1m distance from other members of our community
- Stay away if you have symptoms
Please don’t be offended if we ask screening questions about
- close contacts
- whether you are awaiting covid test results
We just need to do all the things we can to ensure we can support our community as best we can.
Give us a call or a text to make a time for a chat.
Please note the following numbers you can call for extra support
For experiences of sexual harm:
Auckland HELP 0800 623 1700
Wellington HELP 04 801 6655 & push 0 at the menu
Christchurch AVIVA 0800 28482 669
Your local foodbanks: https://www.foodbank.co.nz/
For other 24/7 support:
Free text or call 1737 for free support from a professional counsellor
Lifeline 0800 543 354
Safe to Talk 0800 044 334 TEXT 4334 EMAIL [email protected]
Suicide Crisis Helpline 0508 828 865
Depression Helpline 0800 111 757
Samaritans 0800 726 666
Healthline 0800 611 116
Youthline 0800 376 633