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 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 Waitemata DHB and the site editors do not accept any responsibility for information which is incorrect or out of date. If you find any information that you believe may be inaccurate, please email to eCALD Admin

  • The following list is in alphabetical order.
  • You can search services by DHB region (eg Auckland Central, Waitemata, Lakes). You can find the DHB region location boundaries here.
  • You can also search service by keyword (eg children, older people, Asian, Middle Eastern, family violence, mental health etc).

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Chinese New Settlers Services Trust [NGO] [National]

The Chinese New Settlers Services Trust (CNSST) is a registered charitable trust which offers culturally and linguistically appropriate services to both Chinese new settlers and the community.

Disability Connect [South Auckland]

Disability Connect provides culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) disability information and advisory service to improve the quality of information to non-English speaking families in the South Auckland region and to connect them to appropriate services.

Refugees as Survivors: Mobile Clinical Team [NGO] [Auckland Region]

The RASNZ Refugee Mobile Team is contracted to provide mental health support to people from refugee backgrounds resettled in the greater Auckland region.

Regional Refugee Community Health Worker Team - Starship Community [Auckland Central]

Auckland District Health Board Starship Community

Starship Community Service manages the Regional Refugee Community Health Worker Team who provide assistance to families from refugee backgrounds in the Auckland region to improve the mental, social and physical well-being of people from refugee backgrounds (including asylum seekers) and their families through the co-ordination of health and related services that impact on their health and well-being.

Safari Multicultural Playgroup Project [NGO] [Auckland Region]

The Safari Multicultural Playgroups support mothers with children under five years old, from refugee and migrant backgrounds. Alongside the playgroups the project offers mothers English classes, information and parenting workshops and connection with other service providers including health services.

Shakti New Zealand [NGO] [National]

Shakti is a national not-for-profit community organisation specialised in the area of women’s development, empowerment and domestic/ family violence intervention, prevention and awareness.

Starship Community - Child Development Service [ADHB] [Auckland District]

Auckland District Health Board Starship Community

The Starship Community Child Development Service for Asian, refugee and migrant groups provides community health worker positions within the service.  The objective of the service is to increase access to child disability services for groups from Asian, refugee and migrant backgrounds.

Umma Trust [Auckland Region]

UMMA Trust provides a place to gain support and resources for refugee, migrant and Muslim families.