KidsLink is committed to keeping children healthy and safe

KidsLink is committed to keeping children healthy and safe

As part of our child and young persons’ protection policy, we have created this information page to provide details for identifying and reporting child vulnerability including potential or actual child abuse and neglect.

If your concern relates to a service provider on please contact us immediately. We take all matters of child safety very seriously and will take immediate action.

If you believe a child is in immediate danger call:


If you’re worried about a child and want to make a referral or report of concern, call Oranga Tamariki on freephone:

0508 326 459

Lines open 24/7, or email [email protected]

After hours

From 5pm – 8 am Monday to Friday, weekends and public holidays, social workers will only assess emergency situations. But we encourage you to call if you’re unsure.

General enquiries

If your enquiry is not about a child but relates to our organisation eg policy, procedures, finance, training etc, you can still call our main line:

0508 326 459

Email [email protected]