Migrant and Refugee Services

A list of cultural or language appropriate health and social services that may be useful for CALD migrant and refugee clients/patients from Asian, Middle Eastern, Latin American and African backgrounds.

Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to source and ensure that the information provided on this section is correct at the date of posting on the website. Waitemata DHB and the site editors do not accept any responsibility for information which is incorrect or out of date.

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NGO

Age Concern Asian Service

The role of the Age Concern Asian Service is to address the challenges and meet the needs of older Chinese people living in Auckland, in collaboration with other existing Chinese agencies and groups, in order to connect the older people to the services and activities available for them to create a sense of belonging in the community.

NGO

Asian Family Services

This is a national not-for-profit organisation providing a problem gambling related counselling, social worker support service and helpline service in multiple languages.

DHB

Asian Health Services (AHS)

Waitemata DHB's Asian Health Services provides a range of cultural and language specific services to Asian patients and community members residing in the North Shore, Rodney and Waitakere regions. Services include Chinese and Korean patient support services; 24-7 interpreting services, Asian mental health service and a helpline support service.

DHB

Asian Mental Health Service

WDHB's Asian Mental Health Service has a team of Asian cultural service coordinators and contracted Asian therapists/psychologists providing support to Asian service users who are under the care of the Waitemata DHB's clinical teams. 

DHB

Asian Mental Health Service

ADHB's Asian Mental Health Service provides Asian clinical cultural consultation services as well as community health support services, working alongside the ADHB mental health teams to ensure the mainstream services are responsive to the mental health needs of Asian service users and their families.

Comprehensive Care PHO

Asian Smokefree Communities (ASC

Asian Smokefree Communities is a free quit smoking service for Asian people and their families.

NGO

Asian Wellbeing Services (AWS) - part of Asian Family Services

Asian Wellbeing Services (AWS) is part of Asian Family Services, and was established in 2016 to provide multi-lingual and culturally appropriate psychological interventions, tailor-made psycho-education and therapy workshops.

DHB

Auckland Diabetes Centre, Asian Nurse Specialist, South Asian Diabetes

The Asian Nurse Specialist provides advice and support on diabetes self management to South Asian patients and family members and provides training to health professional in primary and secondary care sectors.

NGO

Auckland Elder Abuse Response Service (EARS) - Asian and South Asian Services

The Auckland Elder Abuse Response Service (a collective of Age Concern Counties Manukau, Age Concern Auckland, Age Concern North Shore, Vaka Tautua and Shanti Niwas), covers the Auckland region, working collaboratively to assist older Asian and Pacific people who have been referred to our service. 

NGO

Kāhui Tū Kaha: Asian Services - Asian

Kāhui Tū Kaha (previously known as Affinity Services ) provides the following Asian services:

Kāhui Tū Kaha: Muslim Liaison & Training

This team provides mental health education to the Muslim community, individual mental health support, and advice/education to DHB Mental Health and Addictions staff. We welcome self-referrals. 

DHB

Lead Maternity Carers (LMC) & Obstreticians - Asian, Middle Eastern and Other Languages

The following is a list of Lead Maternity Carers (LMCs) and Obstetricians working in the Waitemata district who speak Asian, Middle Eastern, European (Russia, German) and Afrikaans languages.