In the last Financial Year ending 30 June 2020, Wellington HELP provided support to 800 survivors of sexual violence. The following statistics provide a snapshot of how our wrap-around service supports the Wellington region community.


clients used HELP's services


calls to 24/7 support line


crisis call outs


social work intervention events


counselling appointments provided

New Zealand statistics on sexual violence

1 in 3 girls in New Zealand will encounter an unwanted sexual experience before the age of 16.

1 in 6 boys will experience sexual abuse by the age of 16.

47% of trans people have reported unwanted sexual advances from the age of 13.

1 in 2 disabled people will experience sexual harm of some kind.

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