Healthy masculinity toolkit

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Browse this online toolkit to promote healthy masculinity and respectful relationship.

(Materials provided by White Ribbon New Zealand)


Break out of The Man Box

Being Men

Calling in Other Men

Kids and Gender

Step Up. Stop Violence.

Start with Respect

How You Can Support Me Too

Respectful Sexual Relationship

What Kind of Guy Do You Want to Be

Raising Boys with Respect


Getting Help

If you are in immediate danger, call 111 and ask for the police.

Leaving a violent relationship can be the most dangerous time for you. Contact an organization like Women's Refuge or Etu Whanau/Orongomai Marae to work out a safety plan.

You can also contact the following agencies for help: 

Hutt Vallet Women's Refuge 0800 733 843 or 

Orongomai Marae – E Tu Whanau 04 5284661

Shakti New Zealand Crisis line 0800SHAKTI (0800 742 584) or  

National Network of Stopping Violence  

Male Survivors Aotearoa 

Safe to talk sexual harm helpline 0800 044334 or 

Te Whānau o te Maungarongo helpline 0800351924 Social Service, abuse and violence support, kaupapa Māori, stopping violence

Victim Support – 0800VICTIM (0800 842 846)

Rape Crisis 0800 88 3300 

Elder Abuse 0800 32 66865 

Suicide Crisis Helpline 0508 828 865 

What's up? – 0800WHATSUP (0800 942 8787) 

Lifeline Helpline 0800 543 354 

OUTLine (LGBTIQ+ support) – 0800 802 437 

Youthline 0800 376 633