Ways to support us

Be a part of making a difference to New Zealand children and support Child Matters to speak up for our children and young people.

There are many ways you can support Child Matters including:

  • Donations – online or internet banking
  • Bequests
  • Professional services

Please contact us to discuss other ways you can help.

Donate online

Our credit and debit card processing is handled through PayPal. You do not need to become a PayPal member to complete your order; all you need is a credit card.

Internet banking

If you would like to make a donation to Child Matters by Internet banking or direct debit, please make your payment to the account below.

Bank: Westpac, Hamilton North, NZ
Account name: Child Matters
Account number: 03 0306 0184738 00

Note: So we can identify your payment, please put 'donation' and your name and phone number in the reference fields for your payment. You may also email us to notify us of any payment being put through.

Professional services

There are many ways you can support Child Matters and help eliminate child abuse.

It may be as simple as donating services, or sharing your large organisations buying power. Equally the value of speaking to people within your networks about the issue of child abuse and how to eliminate it can have a huge impact.

The larger the network of people talking about this issue, the greater the effectiveness in making a difference.


Leaving a bequest is a tangible way to ensure you continue making a difference even after you are gone. A bequest to Child Matters will allow you to play a part in ensuring the safety of our children and young people for generations to come.

For more information about making a bequest, please contact Child Matters on 07 838 3370.