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Newcomers/Migrant Services

ActivAsian (Harbour Sport)

  • Cost of Service Low Cost
  • Telephone 09 415 4654
    021 217 4286
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  • Address Sport House, Stadium Drive, Albany, Auckland 0632
  • Postal Address PO Box 300-633, Albany, Auckland 0752
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
ActivAsian aims to increase sport, active recreation and play participation within the Asian community. This is achieved by making relevant information more accessible while improving the capability of Regional Sport Organisations, Clubs and Schools to engage their Asian communities, and ultimately increase sport, active recreation and play opportunities for the Asian community.

Age Concern Auckland

  • Telephone 09 489 4975 (North Shore), 09 820 0184 (Waitakere)
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  • Address 177B Shakespeare Road, Milford 0629 (North Shore)
    57 Rosebank Road, Avondale, Auckland 1026 (Auckland/Waitakere)
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
A charitable organisation for over 65s providing services, information, education, advocacy and support, we are committed to promoting wellbeing, rights, respect and dignity for older people. Services include: Accredited Visiting Service Advocacy & Information Services Interest Classes & Monthly Group (North) Community Development Elder Abuse Response Service Health Promotion Total Mobility Assessment

Aotearoa Latin American Community Inc (ALAC INC)

  • Cost of Service Free
  • Telephone 09 636 5313
    021 024 93578
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  • Address 45 Cardwell Street, Onehunga, 1643
  • Postal Address PO Box 13741 Onehunga 1643
  • Regions Served Other Auckland areas
Overview
ALACINC is a social services provider that supports migrant and refugees, mainly from Latin America, throughout their settlement process in New Zealand. Its multi-disciplinary staff provides holistic attention to clients' needs through intervention tasks on a case by case basis; and, prevention/education workshops concerning domestic violence, community capacity building, positive parenting skills, labor exploitation, etc.

Asian Family Services

  • Telephone 0800 862 342
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  • Address Level 1, 128 Khyber Pass Road, Grafton, Auckland 1023
  • Postal Address Level 1, 128 Khyber Pass Road, Grafton, Auckland 1023
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
Asian Family Services (AFS) provides professional, confidential, nationwide face-to-face or telephone support to Asians living in New Zealand. These services are offered in English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Korean, Vietnamese, Japanese, Thai and Hindi. An interpreter can be arranged for other languages.

Asian Health Services

  • Telephone 09 486 8314 (Head office - North Shore Hospital)
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  • Address 3 Mary Poynton Crescent, Takapuna 0622 (Head office - North Shore Hospital)
    44 Taharoto Road, Takapuna (Asian Mental Health Service)
    55-75 Lincoln Road, Henderson (Waitakere Hospital)
  • Postal Address Private Bag 93-503, Takapuna, Auckland 0740
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
Waitemata DHB’s Asian Health Services (AHS) provides a range of culturally appropriate services to improve the Asian community’s health & wellbeing.  iCare Information Line NZ health system information incl. GP info Asian Breast Screening Support Service For Asian women aged 45-69 years Asian Patient Support Service For hospital inpatients & their families   Asian Mental Health Service For clients who are under the Specialist Mental Health Services Waitematā DHB Waitemata Translation & Interpreting Service (WATIS) Covers 90+ languages and dialects (24/7)

Asian Health Services

  • Telephone 09 486 8314 (Head office - North Shore Hospital)
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Address 3 Mary Poynton Crescent, Takapuna 0622 (Head office - North Shore Hospital)
    44 Taharoto Road, Takapuna (Asian Mental Health Service)
    55-75 Lincoln Road, Henderson (Waitakere Hospital)
  • Postal Address Private Bag 93-503, Takapuna, Auckland 0740
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
Waitemata DHB’s Asian Health Services (AHS) provides a range of culturally appropriate services to improve the Asian community’s health & wellbeing.  iCare Information Line NZ health system information incl. GP info Asian Breast Screening Support Service For Asian women aged 45-69 years Asian Patient Support Service For hospital inpatients & their families   Asian Mental Health Service For clients who are under the Specialist Mental Health Services Waitematā DHB Waitemata Translation & Interpreting Service (WATIS) Covers 90+ languages and dialects (24/7)

Asian Mental Health Service

  • Telephone 09 486 8920 ext 47321
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  • Address 3 Mary Poynton Crescent, Takapuna (Head office -North Shore Hospital
    55-75 Lincoln Road, Henderson (Waitakere Hospital)
  • Postal Address Private Bag 93-503 Takapuna, Auckland 0740
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
Asian Mental Health Service (AMHS) provides culturally and linguistically appropriate support for service users under the care of the specialist mental health services of Waitemata DHB and the regional forensic service. Social and cultural assessment, psycho-education, life-skills counseling, and CBT therapy are also available for service users.   Asian Clinical Psychological Service (ACPS) Clinical Cultural Consultation (CCC) service by bi-lingual psychiatrists (one-off) The Incredible Years Parenting Programme, Sensory Modulation Programme & Wellness Recovery Action Group etc Asian Wellbeing Group (weekly)

Asian Patient Support Service

  • Telephone 09 486 8920 ext 47101
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  • Address 3 Mary Poynton Crescent, Takapuna 0622 (Head office - North Shore Hospital)
    55-75 Lincoln Road, Henderson (Waitakere Hospital)
  • Postal Address Private Bag 93-503, Takapuna, Auckland 0740
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
Asian Patient Support Service (APSS) is located at the North Shore and Waitakere Hospital sites and provides the following services for hospital inpatients and their families. Cultural support, emotional support & coordination service Socio-cultural assessment & cultural advice at MDT meetings Follow-up calls after discharge Cultural advice for health professionals Health seminars & promotion Cultural support is available in Mandarin, Cantonese, Korean, Hindi, Filipino, Tagalog, Pushtu, Urdu, Tamil & Japanese on referral.

Asian Patient Support Service

  • Telephone 09 486 8920 ext 47101
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Address 3 Mary Poynton Crescent, Takapuna 0622 (Head office - North Shore Hospital)
    55-75 Lincoln Road, Henderson (Waitakere Hospital)
  • Postal Address Private Bag 93-503, Takapuna, Auckland 0740
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
Asian Patient Support Service (APSS) is located at the North Shore and Waitakere Hospital sites and provides the following services for hospital inpatients and their families. Cultural support, emotional support & coordination service Socio-cultural assessment & cultural advice at MDT meetings Follow-up calls after discharge   Cultural advice for health professionals Health seminars & promotion Cultural support is available in Mandarin, Cantonese, Korean, Hindi, Filipino, Tagalog, Pushtu, Urdu, Tamil & Japanese on referral.    

Asian Smokefree Communities (ASC)

  • Telephone 09 415 1091
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  • Address Building A, 42 Tawa Drive, Albany
  • Postal Address PO Box 302163, North Harbour, Auckland 0751
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
A free successful quit smoking support service for those residing in Waitakere, North Shore and Rodney. Christina Lee, who speaks Korean and English, 027 359 6880 Zhoumo Smith, who speaks Mandarin, Cantonese and English, 027 357 1800 Sue Sommers, who speaks English and uses Interpreters if needed. 021 904 306

Asian Smokefree Communities (ASC)

  • Telephone 09 415 1091
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  • Address Building A, 42 Tawa Drive, Albany
  • Postal Address PO Box 302163, North Harbour, Auckland 0751
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
A free successful quit smoking support service for those residing in Waitakere, North Shore and Rodney. Christina Lee, who speaks Korean and English, 027 359 6880 Zhoumo Smith, who speaks Mandarin, Cantonese and English, 027 357 1800 Sue Sommers, who speaks English and uses Interpreters if needed. 021 904 306

Auckland Business Chamber : New Kiwis

  • Cost of Service Free
  • Telephone 09 263 8840
    0800 709 907
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Address 90 Symonds Street, Auckland 1010
  • Postal Address PO Box 47, Auckland 1140
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
New Kiwis Website is a free service that provides online recruitment support for: Employers within New Zealand Migrants and returning Kiwis who are looking for employment New Kiwis provides the free 'New Kiwi Career Success' 2-day programme for migrant job seekers and returning kiwis; assisting job seekers to effectively find jobs in New Zealand that match their key skills and experiences. The programme also offers post training alternatives (follow-up workshops and one-on-one support).

Auckland Refugee Council Inc. (Asylum Seekers Support Trust)

  • Telephone 09 378 7434
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  • Address 4 Warnock St, Grey Lynn, Auckland 1021
  • Postal Address PO Box 78024, Grey Lynn, 1245
  • Regions Served Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
Provide emergency accommodation and support to asylum seekers / convention refugees.

Auckland Women's Centre (AWC)

  • Telephone 09 376 3227
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  • Address Unit 6/4 Warnock Street, Grey Lynn, Auckland 1021
  • Postal Address PO Box 78 271, Grey Lynn, Auckland 1245
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
The Auckland Women's Centre offers a Women's Support Service, affordable counselling and massage, a women's library and a range of Community Education Courses and workshops.

Belong Aotearoa (Formerly known as Auckland Regional Migrant Services Charitable Trust – ARMS)

  • Cost of Service Free
  • Telephone 09 625 2440
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  • Address Level 2, 8 Virginia Ave East, Eden Terrace Auckland 1020
  • Postal Address PO Box 27 367 Mt Roskill, Auckland 1440
  • Regions Served Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
Belong Aotearoa is a non-profit social change organisation working towards an inclusive and connected Aotearoa, where we all belong. Belong Aotearoa work collaboratively to innovate and lead initiatives that support newcomer, migrant, former refugee and ethnic communities. Belong Aotearoa’s work is focused around addressing un/underemployment, social isolation, barriers to collaboration and racism and discrimination. Some of their work includes research, consultations, community outreach projects, advocacy, workshops, and training sessions.

CADS Asian Focus

  • Cost of Service Free
  • Telephone 09 845 1818
  • Address Level 2, 409 New North Road, Kingsland 1021
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
Some CADS staff are fluent in the main Asian languages. CADS also have access to free interpreters specialising in over 20 languages. CADS offer a range of free services for people using alcohol and other drugs and their family and friends: Information about alcohol and other drugs Individual and family counselling Referral to other health professionals Free interpreters (more than 20 languages) All their services are facilitated by professional alcohol and drug clinicians.

Chinese Conservation Education Trust (CCET)

  • Telephone 09 303 0633
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
CCET educates Auckland Chinese on all conservation and environmental protection issues through workshops, talks, activities, etc. We deliver services to all Chinese people in Auckland.

Citizens Advice Bureau Birkenhead (CAB)

  • Cost of Service Free
  • Telephone 09 418 0032
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  • Address Birkenhead Library, 2 Rawene Rd, Birkenhead, 0622
  • Regions Served North Shore
Overview
CAB helps people to know and understand their rights and obligations, and how to use this information to get the best outcomes. Providing people with the confidence and support they need to take action. The service is free, confidential and independent. In simple language this means they will answer any question, or help with any problem you may have. Please phone 0800 377 222 to locate your nearest CAB or visit our website https://www.cab.org.nz/find-a-cab/

Citizens Advice Bureau Browns Bay (CAB)

  • Cost of Service Free
  • Telephone 09 479 2222
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Address 2 Glen Road, Browns Bay, 0630
  • Regions Served North Shore
Overview
CAB helps people to know and understand their rights and obligations, and how to use this information to get the best outcomes. Providing people with the confidence and support they need to take action. The service is free, confidential and independent. In simple language this means they will answer any question, or help with any problem you may have. Please phone 0800 377 222 to locate your nearest CAB or visit our website https://www.cab.org.nz/find-a-cab/

Citizens Advice Bureau Glen Eden (CAB)

  • Cost of Service Free
  • Telephone 09 818 8634
  • Address 12-32 Glendale Road, Glen Eden
  • Regions Served Waitakere
Overview
CAB helps people to know and understand their rights and obligations, and how to use this information to get the best outcomes. Providing people with the confidence and support they need to take action. The service is free, confidential and independent. In simple language this means they will answer any question, or help with any problem you may have. Please phone 0800 377 222 to locate your nearest CAB or visit our website https://www.cab.org.nz/find-a-cab/
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