New Zealand Red Cross Refugee Trauma Recovery is not a crisis service. Please refer to an emergency service if there is immediate risk of self harm or harm to others. We offer counselling to people from a refugee background who present psychological symptoms as a result of having experienced or witnessed torture and/or traumatic events, prior to coming to New Zealand.

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