About
Mātou

Who are we?

Te Wāhi Wāhine o Tāmaki Makaurau

  • a friendly, accessible place for women and non-binary people
  • run by knowledgeable and passionate feminists
  • a place to get involved and feel you belong
  • open to women of all ethnicities, incomes, cultures, sexual orientation, gender identity, age and ability.
  • a provider of free or low cost services and activities
  • a well-established organisation dedicated to promoting empowerment and well-being for all women
  • actively working in collaboration with other like-minded agencies
  • committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and open and responsive to today’s challenges.

Vision

Aronga

A Society where women are well resourced and empowered within their communities to achieve equity, safety and well-being.

Mission

Hoaketanga

The Auckland Women’s Centre facilitates empowerment and well-being for women.

Philosophy

Rapunga Whakaaro

Committed to working for change for women from feminist perspectives.

Strategic directions

  • Provide affordable, accessible, quality services, programmes and resources for women in response to their needs
  • Prevent violence against women and children.
  • Engage and partner with women in their communities.
  • Be an effective voice for gender equality and well-being.