Family Focus Rotorua
OPTIONS THAT TAKE YOU FORWARD
FAMILY FOCUS FOR YOU: Family Focus Rotorua is a charitable organisation that is staffed by skilled people. We are here to make a difference for families in difficult circumstances. We offer a range of specific services and programmes to meet the needs of families in our community. If you are a looking for help and support we are here for you.
FAMILY FOCUS OBJECTIVES: Increasing the opportunities for safety for women and children. Empowering families by providing opportunities to advocate against oppression, to oppose discrimination, and to enhance self-esteem. Educating and informing families on issues contributing to domestic violence. Ensuring children and young people are provided with safe, appropriate options for healthy development.
FAMILY FOCUS CORE SERVICES:
Women’s Support – crisis support for women experiencing family violence, advocacy, assistance with domestic protection orders and information and options over the telephone. Family violence prevention and education programmes. Whanau Support – support and education aimed at the 'whole whanau'. Counselling Budget Advice (We are an affiliated member of the New Zealand Federation of Family Budgeting Services). OSCAR in the City – a WINZ approved out of school care and recreation programme for children aged 5-13 years. Seminars and programmes designed to strengthen families.
"All clients are treated with dignity and respect and are empowered to make decisions about their own lives."