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Waitematā Directory of Support Services

Waitematā Directory of Support Services

Addictive Eaters Anonymous

  • Cost of Service Free
  • Telephone 03 6629128
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
Addictive Eaters Anonymous (AEA) is a worldwide Twelve Step fellowship based on Alcoholics Anonymous. AEA members have found recovery from binge eating, anorexia, bulimia, other forms of addictive eating and compulsive exercise. Through working the Twelve Steps of AEA members find peace of mind and the ability to live a meaningful and productive life. AEA have several regular Zoom meetings each week to which all are welcome. Visit addictiveeatersanonymous.org/meetings for further details and links to join their meetings.

ADHD New Zealand

  • Cost of Service Low Cost
  • Telephone (09) 625 1754
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Address Yarnton House, 14 Erson Avenue, Royal Oak, Auckland 1061
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
The vision of ADHD New Zealand is to advance the ADHD Community by providing practical information and support. ADHD New Zealand provide phone, email, website and Facebook support, post extensive information packs to members, publish a bi-monthly E-newsletter and provide library resources. They also provide the opportunity to interact with others within their ADHD community through Parent education courses, awareness events, ADHD Kids Basketball programme, private Facebook groups and Adult groups.

After a Suicide

  • Cost of Service Free
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
After a Suicide is a website resource that offers practical information and guidance if someone you love or care about has died by suicide.

Agape (The Agape Homes Trust )

  • Cost of Service Free
  • Telephone (09) 837 8597
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Address 4210 Great North Road, Glendene, Auckland, 0602
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
The purpose of Agape is to transform the lives of people with intellectual/learning disabilities.Agape is a Christian Ministry, governed by a 'Caring with Love' philosophy, providing the highest standards in all relationships, encouraging innovation and diligence in all they do. It is a place where each person is loved for themselves in an environment where they can freely grow spiritually, emotionally, socially and intellectually. Agape Care has been providing services to people with intellectual disabilities since 1996.

Age Concern Auckland

  • Cost of Service Free
  • Telephone [Rodney]
    (09) 426 0916
    [North Shore]
    (09) 489 4975
    [Waitakere]
    (09) 820 0184
  • Email [Rodney]
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    [North Shore]
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    [Waitakere]
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  • Address [Rodney]
    Shop JA2 Westpac Plaza, Tamariki Ave (Beside Westpac Bank), Orewa, 0931
    [North Shore]
    177B Shakespeare Road, Milford 0629
    [Waitakere]
    57 Rosebank Road, Avondale, Auckland 1026
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
Age Concern Auckland are a charitable organisation for over 65s providing services, information, education, advocacy and support. They are committed to promoting wellbeing, rights, respect and dignity for older people. Services include:• Accredited Visiting Service• Advocacy & Information Services• Interest Classes & Monthly Group (North)• Community Development• Elder Abuse Response Service• Health Promotion• Total Mobility Assessment

Alateen

  • Cost of Service Free
  • Telephone 0508 425 266
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
Alateen is a fellowship of young Al-Anon members, usually teenagers, whose lives have been affected by someone else’s drinking. Young people can come together to:• Share experience, strength and hope with each other• Discuss their difficulties• Learn effective ways to cope with their problems• Encourage one another• Help each other understand the principles of the Al-Anon programVisit their website or give them a call to find a group close to you.

Alateen

  • Cost of Service Free
  • Telephone 0508 425 266
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
Alateen is a fellowship of young Al-Anon members, usually teenagers, whose lives have been affected by someone else’s drinking. Young people can come together to:• Share experience, strength and hope with each other• Discuss their difficulties• Learn effective ways to cope with their problems• Encourage one another• Help each other understand the principles of the Al-Anon programVisit their website or give them a call to find a group close to you.

Albany Community Hub

Overview
The Hub is a multi-functional, accessible, supportive facility connecting Albany's old and new communities.The Hub has 5 rooms that are for hire to the general public, local community organisations and local business. These are:• The Gravenstein Room which holds up to 8 people• The Albany Beauty Room which holds up to 20 people• The Braeburn Room which holds up to 20 people• The Fruit Growers Room which holds up to 80 people• The Albany House which holds up to 50 people

Alcohol Drug Helpline

  • Cost of Service Free
  • Telephone 0800 787 797
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
Call 0800 787 797 or text 8681, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to speak with a trained counsellor. All calls are free and confidential. The Alcohol Drug Helpline provides friendly, non-judgmental, professional help and advice. If you are concerned about your own drinking or drug taking they can assist with information, insight and support.If you are a family/whanau member, friend or professional concerned about someone else they can help you develop strategies for yourself and the other person.• Maori Line 0800 787 798• Pasifika Line 0800 787 799• YOUTH service 0800 787 894

Alcohol Drug Helpline

  • Cost of Service Free
  • Telephone 0800 787 797
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
Call 0800 787 797 or text 8681, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to speak with a trained counsellor. All calls are free and confidential. The Alcohol Drug Helpline provides friendly, non-judgmental, professional help and advice. If you are concerned about your own drinking or drug taking they can assist with information, insight and support.If you are a family/whanau member, friend or professional concerned about someone else they can help you develop strategies for yourself and the other person.• Maori Line 0800 787 798• Pasifika Line 0800 787 799• YOUTH service 0800 787 894

Alcohol Drug Helpline

  • Cost of Service Free
  • Telephone 0800 787 797
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
Call 0800 787 797 or text 8681, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to speak with a trained counsellor. All calls are free and confidential. The Alcohol Drug Helpline provides friendly, non-judgmental, professional help and advice. If you are concerned about your own drinking or drug taking they can assist with information, insight and support.If you are a family/whanau member, friend or professional concerned about someone else they can help you develop strategies for yourself and the other person.• Maori Line 0800 787 798• Pasifika Line 0800 787 799• YOUTH service 0800 787 894

Alcohol Drug Helpline: Maori Helpline

Overview
Telephone 0800 787 798 (free from your landline or mobile) or FREE TXT 8681 (they will TXT you back) to speak with a trained counsellor. All calls are free and confidential. At the Helpline they are committed to providing a culturally affirming service, utilising resources available specifically for Māori, and referring callers to kaupapa Māori treatment services when requested.

Alcohol Drug Helpline: Pasifika Helpline

Overview
Their Pasifika Helpline seeks to provide a holistic, culturally affirming service which meets your physical, spiritual and mental needs and encourages support from family and community. Telephone 0800 787 799 any day, 24 hours a day, or FREE TXT 8681 and they will TXT you back. The Pasifika Helpline has a full list of Pacific and other services throughout New Zealand.

Alcohol Drug Helpline: Youth Helpline

Overview
The Youth Helpline has dedicated people experienced in working through issues with young people. They offer free, confidential support and guidance. They are able to talk to you about your own drinking or drug use or about another person’s drinking or drug use. They can provide: A few simple steps to help keep yourself and your friends safe while socialising and drinking Information and advice about a particular drug and the effect it may have if taken Advice and practical strategies to help you ease up on the amount your drink Maybe you have a friend or family member drinking or taking drugs and you are concerned for their wellbeing. Talk to us, we can help. Call 0800 787 YTH (0800 787 984) any day, 24 hours a day, or FREE TXT 8681 and a counsellor will TXT you back.

Alcoholics Anonymous - Aotearoa/New Zealand

  • Cost of Service Free
  • Telephone 0800 229 6757
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
If drinking is a problem and you want to stop, AA can help.Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of people who share their experience , strength and hope with each other so that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.

Allergy New Zealand Inc

  • Cost of Service Free
  • Telephone 0800 34 0800
    09 623 3912
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
A national charity, Allergy New Zealand provides information and resources to help with understanding what allergies are, including food allergy and anaphylaxis, where to go for diagnosis and treatment, and how to manage allergies day to day. Check the website www.allergy.org.nz, where there are also resources for schools and early childhood services and health professionals.

Altogether Autism

Overview
Altogether Autism provides a free, nationwide autism information and advisory service.

Amitabha Hospice Service Trust

  • Cost of Service Free
  • Telephone (09) 828 3321
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Address 44 Powell St, Avondale, Auckland 1026
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
Amitabha Hospice Service offers free practical home help and compassionate companionship for the elderly and the incurably ill of any age and their families, with specially trained and supervised Caregivers throughout the greater Auckland area. Volunteers are multi-cultural and multi-lingual. Based on Buddhist principles Love, Integrity, Equanimity and Service.

Amitabha Hospice Service Trust

  • Cost of Service Free
  • Telephone (09) 828 3321
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Address 44 Powell St, Avondale, Auckland 1026
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
Amitabha Hospice Service offers free practical home help and compassionate companionship for the elderly and the incurably ill of any age and their families, with specially trained and supervised Caregivers throughout the greater Auckland area. Volunteers are multi-cultural and multi-lingual. Based on Buddhist principles Love, Integrity, Equanimity and Service.

Amputee Society of Auckland & Northland

  • Cost of Service Free
  • Telephone 09 4306499
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
The Amputee Society offers support and advice to all amputees and their families.
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