Malay (Te Reo Māori / English)
Muslim women of today carry the legacy of those before us - did you know the first University was founded by a Muslim woman? We continue to excel and lead in all facets of life - from politicians to artists, leaders, athletes, mothers, health care professionals... the list goes on.
We acknowledge that being a Muslim woman in this day and age comes with hidden complexities – there are many expectations placed on us from family, culture, and society. Having a strong sisterhood of support is important, to celebrate the beautiful times and to support you through your toughest.
Muslim Wellbeing Ōtautahi hopes to create a space for women to celebrate the beauty of being a Muslim woman, to have open and honest conversations about our struggles, to uplift and learn from each other, and create a sisterhood of support and love.
Below are a few photos/videos from past events!
For former refugee and migrant women.
Run by women, for women.
Location: Addington School
Thursdays 2nd Feb – 30th Mar 2023
5-7pm - come when you can.
Lessons are FREE.
Bikes & helmets provided.
To provide a safe, welcoming, women's-only environment.
To offer confidential, non-judgemental support, referral and access to resources.
To affirm women and support them in making choices in their lives.
To maintain and encourage feminist ideals for the Centre.
To work towards social change for the benefit of all women.
To educate and inform the community about issues affecting women.
To promote personal growth, self-determination and autonomy for all women.
If you have any resource suggestions, we'd love for you to Contact Us!