Women Groups


Islamic Women’s Council of New Zealand (IWCNZ) – NATIONAL BODY – supports Muslim women and women’s groups in their local communities, centres and mosques. Contact: iwcnz@gmail.co.nz Dr.Maysoon Salama – (021) 236 9254


EthNix Links & Advocacy Network (ELAN): Community Support and Development Advocacy, Intercultural & Human Rights Affairs, Ethnic Women’s networking events, Injury Prevention.  Contact Anne Degia-Pala QSM, 021813607, annepala@nixcrew.com

Family First Welfare Trust as a domestic violence support and service provider for Muslim community in specific and all other ethnicities in general with the support of SAMA and FIANZ. 269, Great South Road, Otahuhu, Auckland, P: 09 276 1785, 021 435 786, E: info@familyfirstwelfare.org.nz  W: familyfirstwelfare.org.nz

Khadija Leadership Network (KLN) in supporting emerging and established female leaders in the Muslim community. Mission: Encouraging Muslim women to lead. contact@khadijaleadershipnetwork.org W:  https://www.facebook.com/khadijaleadershipnetwork/ 

New Zealand Ethnic Women’s Trust (New Zealand Somali Women’s Association) is established to implement activities to support the resettlement and integration of migrant and refugees into New Zealand.  P.O.Box 57168, Owairaka, Mt Roskill, Auckland 1340. Tel 09 8157373 www.nzethnicwomen.org

Rasheed Memorial Trust Inc. P O Box 13-1056, Onehunga, Auckland, NZ  http://rmdt.org.nz/ Email: office.admin@rmdt.org.nz  P: 0 9 620 5996

Umma Trust: A Charitable Trust to provide social services to refugee and migrant communities with a specific focus on the well-being of Muslim women and children who are socially and economically disadvantaged. Ferndale House, 830 New North Rd., Mt Albert, Auckland. P: 09-8150153 E: ummatrust@xtra.co.nz  http://www.ummatrust.co.nz/

Young Muslim Women’s Association (YMWA) Young Muslim Women’s Association (YMWA) is a non-profit and non-partisan organisation committed to supporting and nurturing the Islamic identity and values of Muslimahs in the Auckland region. E: ymwa.nz@gmail.com Web: www.ymwa.org


Muslim Association of Canterbury Womens Subcommittee, 101 Deans Avenue, Christchurch.  P:027 396 1311

International Muslim Association of New Zealand (IMAN): Contact: Rehanna Ali, Women’s Group Coordinator: on 021 623931

Women’s Organisation of the Waikato Muslim Association (WOWMA): Focus on our female youth, also have adult female programmes. Women’s branch of the Waikato Muslim Association, contact Sr. Aliya Danzeisen, e: aliyad@yourwowma.com Web: https://www.facebook.com/yourwowma

Northland Muslim Community Youth Centre, Whangarei Islamic Centre, 11C Porowini Avenue Whangarei. Contact Sr. Shirley: 021 02235124