Vision, Mission and Values

Shine’s vision is Safer Homes in New Zealand Every day. Our mission is to stop domestic abuse in New Zealand.



Our values are: 

  • Integrity / Rangatiratanga | The koru unfolds – symbolising honesty, transparency and accountability 
  • Excellence / Manaakitanga | The koru reaches towards the light –  striving for growth and better outcomes 
  • Innovation / Whakatupuranga | The koru adapts to its environment –  symbolising creativity and openness to new ideas 
  • Optimism / Whakapono | The koru symbolises hope, growth and encouragement for the future 
  • Unity / Kotahitanga | The koru’s strength depends on sun and water – many elements working as one – symbolising the need for us to work as one team









How we accomplish our mission: 

  • Support / Tautoko victims to be safe and perpetrators to change 
  • Learn / Akoranga from our clients, research and others 
  • Act / Whakamahia to implement change
  • Reflect / Maumahara on our experience and develop our practice 
  • Share / Mahitahi what we learn with others