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Newcomers/Migrant Services

Newcomers/Migrant Services

104.6 Planet FM

  • Telephone 09 815 8600
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  • Address 79 Carrington Road, Pt. Chevalier
  • Postal Address PO Box 44215, Pt. Chevalier
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
Settlement services, community networks in more than 30 languages on 104.6FM or www.planetaudio.org.nz

Afghan Association of New Zealand

  • Telephone 09 281 5720
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  • Postal Address 27527, Mount Roskill, Auckland 1440
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
The Afghan Association of New Zealand (Inc.) was founded in 2000. AANZ is the oldest and largest established Afghan organisation that represents the Afghan Diaspora of New Zealand. AANZ promotes unity and mutual co-existence among the various Afghan communities. It’s our vision to help maintain Afghan cultural, national and religious values, while at the same time helping Afghan communities adapt, assimilate and become active members of the wider New Zealand society and economy. We have an open-door policy. Any Afghan who believes he or she has something to offer to this shared organisation of ours, please contact us and become part of the Executive body. We wish for AANZ to be reflective of your needs, your opinions, and your suggestions. Hence, we welcome any suggestions and contributions or any criticism for that matter from every single individual Afghan in New Zealand, and look forward to being of service to the community.

Albany Newcomers Network

  • Telephone 09 448 5363
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  • Address 575 Albany Highway, Albany, North Shore, Auckland 0632
  • Postal Address PO Box 215, Albany Village, Auckland, 0755
  • Regions Served North Shore
Overview
A welcoming, friendly group who meet on a regular basis at Albany House. This is a cooperative group, creating activities and sharing friendship based on the needs and wants of the group to create a sense of belonging and community. Many things are possible, including guest speakers, key people in the community, conversations, walks and food.

Aotearoa Latin American Community Inc (ALAC INC)

  • Telephone 09 636 5313 or 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 support migrant and refugees, mainly from Latin America, throughout their settlement process in New Zealand. Its multi-disciplinary staff provides a 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, labour exploitation, etc.

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 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 Smokefree Communities (ASC)

  • Telephone 0508 784 8667 or 09 415 1091
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  • Address 42A Tawa Drive, Albany
  • Postal Address 42A Tawa Drive, Albany
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
A free successful quit smoking support service for those residing in Waitakere, North Shore and Rodney.

Auckland Chamber of Commerce : New Kiwis (ACoC)

  • Telephone 09 375 3929
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  • Address 90 Symonds Street, Auckland 1010
  • Postal Address PO Box 47, Auckland 1140
  • Regions Served North Shore, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
New Kiwis is free job site for skilled migrants and returning Kiwis who are job seeking. This site designed to link NZ employers with skilled talent who are seeking employment opportunities. NZ employers use our website to search for skilled staff they require.

Auckland Multicultural Society Inc.

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  • Postal Address PO Box 68305, Newton, Auckland
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
Aims to foster and educate the people of Auckland about the various cultures of the many different ethnic groups that now live in Auckland. Three main functions during the year: Lakeside Festival in March (Pumphouse Amphitheatre, Takapuna) Mid-winter Dinner in July/August Schools' competition in October

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 Regional Migrant Services (ARMS)

  • 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 North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
ARMS is a settlement support agency for migrants, former refugees and international students. ARMS provides a range of free and user pay information workshops and events. ARMS work in partnership with the Auckland Refugee Community Coalition on two projects: WISE Collective, an empowerment group for migrant and former refugee women, and free playgroups for migrant and former refugee families, the Safari Multicultural Playgroups Project.

Auckland Regional Public Health Service - Refugee Health Screening Service (RHSS)

  • Telephone 09 623 4600 or 09 638 0099
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  • Address Mangere Refugee Resettlement Centre, 251 Massey Road, Mangere East, Auckland, 2024
  • Postal Address Private Bag 92 605, Symonds Street, Auckland 1150
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
Refugee Health Screening Service (RHSS) is responsible for the health screening of quota refugees and community and detained asylum seekers. RHSS assesses the health status; addresses immediate health needs; provides treatment and refers to health specialists as appropriate. Refugees are assisted with transition into the NZ primary health care system. RHSS engages in health promotion activities which work towards empowering refugee groups and programs.

Auckland University of Technology (AUT)

  • Telephone 09 921 9999
  • Address Wellesley Street, Auckland 1010
  • Postal Address Private Bag 92 006, Auckland 1142
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
Study programmes covering a wide range of courses and degrees. Criteria apply for refugee students. English language courses include: Classes for adult immigrants and refugees, Certificate in Employment Skills (pre-beginner/intermediate), Certificate in English Language (beginner/post-intermediate) English for Professional Employment English for Medical Professionals Courses for teachers, interpreters, and translators

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 Unit 6/4 Warnock Street, Grey Lynn, Auckland 1021
  • 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.

Belmont Presbyterian Church St. Margaret's

  • Telephone 09 445 1855 or 09 489 4288
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  • Address 151 lake Road, Belmont
  • Postal Address 151 lake Road, Belmont
  • Regions Served North Shore
Overview
St. Margaret's offers whole-of-life support to people who are new to New Zealand.

Birkenhead Baptist Church

  • Telephone 09 483 6760
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  • Address 25 Birkdale Rd, Birkdale
  • Postal Address 25 Birkdale Rd, Birkdale
  • Regions Served North Shore
Overview
A family church with an international flavour Worship service Sunday 10:00am Youth Sunday 7:00pm Mainly Music Wednesday 9:30 & 11:00am Foodbank

Birkenhead Community Church (BCC)

  • Telephone 09 481 3031
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  • Address 33 Rawene Road, Birkenhead, Auckland 0626
  • Postal Address 34 079, Birkenhead, Auckland 0746
  • Regions Served North Shore
Overview
Our church community is a gathering of people of many different backgrounds, ages and ethnicities built around the Lord Jesus Christ who we are committed to and desire to have a personal relationship with. Each Sunday we have a traditional Communion Service at 9am and a Family Service at 10am. There is a Kidzchurch programme each Sunday during school terms plus programmes for Intermediate and College age students. During the week there are ESOL classes and every second Wednesday we have a Seniors Friendship Group.

Birkenhead Methodist Church

  • Telephone 09 419 0272
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  • Address 237 Onewa Road, Birkenhead, Auckland 0626
  • Postal Address 34 332, Birkenhead, Auckland 0746
  • Regions Served North Shore
Overview
Sunday Services: 9.30am Zion Hill congregation (English Language) 11.00am Samoa Ekalesia (Samoan Language) Combined Holy Communion Service (English and Samoan), 9.30am on 2nd Sunday of the month Children's programs in Samoan and English Greenfield Korean Methodist Church 2.00pm

Browns Bay Community English (BBCES)

  • Telephone 021 0239 5103
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  • Address 2 Glen Road, Browns Bay
  • Postal Address 2 Glen Road, Browns Bay
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney
Overview
English for migrants Daily classes in Browns Bay during school terms. 4 levels from Elementary to Upper Intermediate. Small groups and very reasonable fees. Qualified and experienced teachers. Multicultural.

Browns Bay Presbyterian Church (St Cuthbert's)

  • Telephone 09 478 2441
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  • Address 45 Anzac Road, Browns Bay, North Shore 0630
  • Postal Address PO Box 35 112, Browns Bay, North Shore 0753
  • Regions Served North Shore
Overview
Foodbank for the Browns Bay & Torbay area only Referrals must be from WINZ or CAB. Also provide a family centre community hall Youth Group and Mainly Music All welcome
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