WellStop’s head office is based in Lower Hutt and provides management and technical support to WellStop teams throughout the lower North Island. Call 04 566 4745 or send a general enquiry
WellStop Wellington Teams
WellStop has two teams: the Adult and Family Team, and the Youth and Children’s Team. WellStop Wellington covers the whole of the Wellington region, as well as Kapiti and Wairarapa up to Masterton. The main office is in Lower Hutt with a small office in Masterton.
Services in Wellington Region
Concerning and Harmful Sexual Behaviour Services (CSB/HSB)
Adults (HSB) Note: Services for adults are based mainly at our Lower Hutt office. Contact Elizabeth Waddington, Adult and Family Team Leader.
CSB - Early Intervention Service for Children (4-12) referred by Oranga Tamariki or by family/community
Social Work support for family/whanau.
Concerning Sexual Ideation – Services for Adults who have thoughts about Harmful Sexual Behaviour and want to make sure they do not act on them. Contact Elizabeth Waddington, Adult and Family Team Leader
ACC Mates and Dates programme is a multi-year programme for secondary schools (Years 9-13) that consists of one 50-minute session with a class each week for five weeks. It covers topics such as healthy relationships, respect and consent, identifying and getting help with inappropriate behaviour and safely intervening in situations that could lead to harm.
To find out more or send us an enquiry form about the Mates and Dates programme, click here.
In the Wellington region Mates and Dates is delivered by SAPN. You can view SAPN's Mates and Dates page here. Click here to contact SAPN about delivery of Mates and Dates.
Services for Those Affected by Sexual Abuse
ACC Sensitive claims counselling – for victims/survivors of sexual abuse and support for their family members. To refer an adult, contact Elizabeth Waddington, Adult and Family Team Leader. To refer a child or young person, contact Eugenia Rodriguez Youth and Child Team Leader.
Education, Consultation and Training Services
For Consultation and Advice regarding an adult or adult focused service contact Elizabeth Waddington, Adult and Family Team Leader, or for a child or young person, or a child or youth-focused service contact Eugenia Rodriguez Youth and Child Team Leader
Education or Training for your group or organisation. Please discuss your training needs with the relevant Team Leader: Elizabeth Waddington, Adult and Family Team Leader, or Eugenia Rodriguez Youth and Child Team Leader.