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General / Support Services

Albany Newcomers Network

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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 the Albany Community Hub. 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.

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.

Hearts & Minds (formerly Raeburn House)

  • Telephone 09 441 8989
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  • Address 65 Pearn Crescent, Northcote, Auckland 0627
  • Postal Address PO Box 36 336 Northcote 0748
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
A community development organisation dedicated to the wellbeing of individuals, families, and communities. Hearts & Minds provides a range of services to support newcomers to settle well in their new communities, including: Global Food and Friends - a welcoming friendship group that meets fortnightly in Northcote Community Volunteering - supporting newcomers to experience meaningful volunteering in their local community Projects and Events: opportunities to be involved in a range of community activities - please visit the website to view services.

Human Rights Commission (HRC)

  • Telephone 0800 496 877
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  • Address Level 7, The AIG Building, 41 Shortland Street, Auckland
  • Postal Address PO Box 6751, Wellesley Street, Auckland 1141
  • Regions Served Other Auckland areas
Overview
Advocates and promotes respect for, and understanding and appreciation of, human rights. Encourages the maintenance and development of harmonious relationships between individuals and diverse groups in NZ society. Also has the power to resolve disputes relating to unlawful discrimination. If you believe you have been discriminated against you can contact the Commission. Language Line interpreting service and sign language interpreters are available.

Kaipatiki Community Facilities Trust (KCFT)

  • Telephone 09 484 8854 or 0274834511
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  • Address 15 Chartwell Ave, Glenfield
  • Postal Address 15 Chartwell Ave, Glenfield
  • Regions Served North Shore
Overview
The KCFT as the lead provider for the Kaipatiki Local Board, provides a well balanced programme of community wellbeing and projects; General Community Information and Resources Summer and Winter Fun, and events for local families Jobs4Youth - Programme for unemployed young people and out of school mentor. Sustainable Projects in local neighbourhoods.

New Zealand Ethnic Social Services Trust (NZESS)

  • Telephone 09 834 6668
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  • Address 56A, Covil Avenue, Te Atatu South, Waitakere 0610
  • Postal Address PO Box 19 709, Avondale, Auckland 1746
  • Regions Served Waitakere
Overview
Provides a broad range of information and assistance for all migrants, refugees, and the general public. Services are culturally appropriate and often language appropriate, including: Family Violence Crisis Line 021888493 (24 hr) Family Violence Issues for Ethnic Men, Women and Children Information and Advocacy Services Family Services Team Parenting and Relationship Services and Programmes

North Shore Chinese Community Network (NSCCN)

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  • Regions Served North Shore
Overview
Monthly Chinese network meeting and sharing the information between organisations and groups.

Problem Gambling Foundation of New Zealand (PGF)

  • Telephone 0800 664 262 or 0800 862 342 (Asian Services)
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  • Address Takapuna Citizens Advice Bureau Community Services Building, 7 The Strand Takapuna, 0622
  • Postal Address Takapuna Citizens Advice Bureau Community Services Building, 7 The Strand Takapuna, 0622 (Takapuna/Fri only)
     Henderson Citizens Advice Bureau 11 Trading Place Henderson, 0612 (Waitakere/Mon & Thurs only)
  • Regions Served North Shore, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
The Problem Gambling Foundation (PGF) is the largest single treatment provider for problem gambling in Australasia. Qualified counsellors provide free and confidential counselling for gamblers and others affected by gambling. PGF also has dedicated Asian and Pasifika teams. A public health team work on problem gambling issues in the community. for more information please visit www.asianfamilyservices.nz

Refugee Programmes (New Zealand Red Cross)

  • Telephone 09 262 0942
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  • Postal Address PO Box 97 144, Manukau, 2241
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
Initial resettlement agency for quota refugees only, with on-going home-based social work support. Pathways to settlement and Pathways to employment.

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