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Te Ara Pae Trust is a not-for-profit organisation that provides counselling to individuals and whānau who are affected by family and sexual violence.  The organisation also provides counselling and group workshops for anger management. Counselling is also provided to young people from 13 years onwards and includes counselling for the Rainbow Community.


Te Ara Pae works in close association with other service providers and local iwi to ensure the best outcomes for the community.

about us

Te Ara Pae Trust is about whānau wellness where individuals are empowered, whānau are supported and communities are strengthened.

we offer services across the south taranaki district

If you are unable to visit us in Hāwera, we offer weekly visits to Ōpunake and Patea. Please use to contact form below to inquire.

how we can help

Support and counselling for:

– Sexual harm victims/survivors

– Family violence

– Trauma

– Anger management

– Youth (13+)

– The Rainbow Community

Anger management programmes

Safe Place programme for men and women

we support everyone




youth (age 10+)

upcoming workshops & events

Holiday Programme

Runs during school holidays.

Chess Tournament

meet our team

Te Ara Pae is proud to have some of the most talented and supportive team in the counselling field. All of our counsellors are able to discuss your concerns with professional compassion and we are committed to providing the highest level of counselling to those in need.

contact us

276 High Street, Hawera, Taranaki
(opposite The Warehouse)
0800 278 639
(06) 278 6399

opening hours

mon – fri: 9am–4:30pm

sat, sun & public holidays: closed

wheelchair access available