An enrolment drive for Auckland’s new migrant communities

Services for children, women, elderly, mental health, wellness, sexual health.

On this page:

 

Child health 

Well Child Tamariki Ora visits

www.wellchild.org.nz(external link)

The Well Child Tamariki Ora programme is a series of health visits and support that are free to all families for children from around 6 weeks up to 5 years of age.

Support for Children Under 5

www.plunket.org.nz(external link)

Zero fees for under 14
www.heatlh.govt.nz(external link)

Child immunisation

www.immune.org.nz(external link)

The Immunisation Advisory Centre is a source of independent information on information regarding immunisation and vaccine-preventable disease.

 Paracetamol use in babies and children
This leaflet has useful information on how to give paracetamol safely to babies and children. Click here [PDF, 947 KB]

Youth service providers in Auckland
Youth Service Providers - Auckland Region [PDF, 542 KB]

Women's health

Breast screening services

www.breastscreen.govt.nz(external link)

New Zealand’s national breast screening programme provides free breast cancer checks for women aged between 45 and 69.

Cervical screening services

www.cervicalscreening.govt.nz(external link)

The national cervical screening programme is available to all women in New Zealand between 20 and 70 years old. The screening test checks for abnormal cell changes to the cervix, reducing the risk of women developing cervical cancer.

Well Women & Family Trust

www.wons.org.nz (external link)

Cervical Screening Options for Women in the Auckland Region [PDF, 886 KB]

Pregnancy and Newborn Screening

www.nsu.govt.nz/current-nsu-programmes/antenatal-newborn-screening-programmes.aspx(external link)

Screening programmes for you and your baby

Elder care

www.adhb.govt.nz/seniorline(external link)
New Zealand offers a wide range of services to help the elderly in New Zealand. They include home care, financial support, social support, rest homes and retirement villages. 

Mental health

https://www.hdc.org.nz/mental-health-addictions/where-to-find-help-and-support/
(external link)

Details for mental health services in your area. 

Mental health advice for coping after a traumatic event
https://www.health.govt.nz/our-work/mental-health-and-addictions/mental-health/mental-health-advice-coping-after-traumatic-event(external link)

Health & Wellness

Green Prescription (GRx) is a referral based health and wellness programme for adults 18 years and over. It is best suited for adults who would like support and motivation to get active and improve their lifestyle.

It is delivered through group sessions in various communities in:

Sexual health
Sexual health and contraception services

Family Planning

www.familyplanning.org.nz(external link)

Auckland Regional Sexual Health Clinic
www.ashs.org.nz(external link)

HealthySex
www.healthysex.nz(external link)

Asian support

Asian Health Services

www.asianhealthservices.co.nz(external link)(Waitematā DHB only)

iCare Call Centre Ph. 09 442-3232 (Mon to Fri, 9am  to 4pm)
- GP enrolment & booking for Mandarin, Cantonese & Korean speaking community people
- Free telephone interpreting service for GP appointments 
- Asian Breast Screen Support

The Asian Network Incorporated
Aims to raise awareness about the issues faced by Asian peoples in the Auckland region.www.asiannetwork.org.nz(external link)

Asian Family Services
www.asianfamilyservices.nz(external link)

The CNSST Foundation
www.cnsst.org.nz(external link)