Kāhui Tū Kaha: Muslim Wellbeing Service - Muslim [NGO] Auckland & Counties Manukau Districts]

Description

The Muslim Wellbeing Service is one of the community mental health services offered by Kāhui Tū Kaha (previously known as Affinity Services).

For the Muslim community, the service provides:

  • Mental health awareness training
  • Mental health first aid training
  • Advice and support for individuals and groups with a special focus on working with adults, youth and women

For health professionals, the service provides:

  • Muslim cultural awareness training to enhance engagement with the Muslim community members/clients

The bi-lingual team speaks: 

  • Hindi, Arabic, Farsi, Bengali, Urdu etc

Who are eligible for the service:

  • Muslim community members
  • General practitioners
  • Clinicians from Counties-Manukau Health
  • Clinicians from Auckland District Health Board

For more information or to make a referral:

  • Contact (09) 5314040
  • Email: muslimservice@kahuitukaha.co.nz

Muslim Wellbeing Team information:

  • Muslim Liaison: Abd El Rahman EL Shall, Registered Health Professional. Mobile: 021 63 60 60
  • Youth Facilitator: Abrar Saleh, Community Support Worker. Mobile: 027 538 5655
  • Womens Group Facilitator: Sobia Zarrar, Community Support Worker. Mobile: 027 703 9311

 

 

Date

Jun 5, 2019

Website

https://kahuitukaha.co.nz/community-mental-health-services/

Keywords

Muslim Families cultural awareness Muslim culture training mental health Muslim Mental Health Clients mental health services Muslim women