The Personal Advocacy and Safeguarding Adults Trust

Organisation Details

The Personal Advocacy and Safeguarding Adults Trust is committed to ensuring that all New Zealanders are supported to live the life they choose, free from harm, abuse and neglect. We do this by providing safeguarding services such as Supported Decision Making, Advocacy, and a Coordinated Multi-agency Safeguarding Adults Response.


Name: Erika Butters, Advocacy National Director
Address: PO Box 25118, Featherston Street, Wellington 6146
Phone: 0800 728 7878

Disability Types

  • Age-Related Conditions
  • Brain Injury
  • Cognitive/Intellectual
  • Developmental Delay
  • Hearing Impairment
  • Learning Disorder
  • Mental Health
  • Multiple Diagnosis
  • Physical
  • Sensory
  • Visual Impairment


  • Auckland/Northland
  • Bay of Plenty
  • Canterbury
  • Hawkes Bay
  • Lower North Island
  • Nelson/Marlborough
  • Otago/Southland
  • Rotorua
  • Tauranga
  • Waikato

Services Provided

  • Aspirations
  • Community Participation
  • Information Services
  • Life Skills