Asian Services

Asian Services

ActivAsian (Harbour Sport)

  • Telephone 09 415 4654
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  • Address Sport House, Stadium Drive, Albany, Auckland 0632
  • Postal Address Sport House, Stadium Drive, Albany, Auckland 0632
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney
Overview
ActivAsian aims to increase sport participation in the Asian community, with a particular focus on the Chinese and Korean communities on the North Shore. This is achieved by making sporting information more accessible, improving the capability of Regional Sport Organisations and clubs in engaging the Asian communities, and ultimately increasing sporting opportunities in the Asian community.

Asian Health Services

  • Telephone 09 488 4663, 09 486 8314 or 09 839 0000 (Waitakere)
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  • Address 3 Mary Poynton Cresent, Takapuna, North Shore 0622
  • Postal Address 3 Mary Poynton Cresent, Takapuna, North Shore 0622 (North Shore)
     55-75 Lincoln Road, Henderson (Waitakere)
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
Objective is to bridge cultural and communication gaps between health professionals and Asian patients developing culturally appropriate services, improving access to mainstream health services and increasing accessibility to health information for the Asian community. The iCare call centre caters for Asian people who have little or no English speaking skills, offering information and education about health services. They can also make bookings with a doctor/General Practitioner. Languages - Korean, Cantonese, and Mandarin.

Asian Mental Health Service

  • Telephone 09 487 1321
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  • Address Level 2, 44 Taharoto Road, Takapuna
  • Postal Address Level 2, 44 Taharoto Road, Takapuna
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
Offers community and hospital based support to people who experience mental health issues on their way to recovery. The team is comprised of client co-ordination support workers with different professional qualifications, different backgrounds and different experiences. To meet clients' needs, the team works holistically to provide comprehensive services. For more details of this service, please visit the website.

Asian Patient Support Service

  • Telephone 09 486 8314 ext 2314 or 09 488 4663 ext 3863
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  • Address Ground Floor, 3 Mary Poynton Cres, Takapuna, North Shore, Auckland 0622
  • Postal Address Ground Floor, 3 Mary Poynton Cres, Takapuna, North Shore, Auckland 0622 (North Shore)
     Waitakere Hospital, 55-75 Lincoln Rd, Henderson (Waitakere)
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
Asian Patient Support Service provides hospital and community based services including cultural and emotional support for inpatients;iCARE health information line; breast screening enrolment support; and health promotion talks.

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
Culturally-specific, combines smokefree promotion and smoking cessation in a family-oriented setting for the Asian population of the Waitemata district.

Chinese Conservation Education Trust (CCET)

  • Telephone 09 303 0633
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  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
CCET educates Auckland Chinese on all conservation and environmental protection issues through workshops, talks, activities, etc. We deliver services to all Chinese people in Auckland.

Chinese New Settlers Services Trust

  • Telephone 09 570 1188
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  • Address 20-22 Clifton Court, Panmure, Auckland 1024
  • Postal Address 20-22 Clifton Court, Panmure, Auckland 1024
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
Chinese New Settlers Services Trust (CNSST) provide community based social services for the Chinese and Korean communities. Services are provided in Mandarin, Cantonese, Korean, and English: social work support counselling services community education employment services settlement services free Chinese and Korean legal clinics holiday youth programme parenting support groups senior mutual support network

Community Alcohol and Drug Service - Asian/Chinese Clinic (CADS Asian/Chinese Clinic)

  • Telephone 09 570 3754
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  • Address 15-19 Clifton Court, Pilkington Road, Panmure, Auckland 1072
  • Postal Address 15-19 Clifton Court, Pilkington Road, Panmure, Auckland 1072
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
CADS Asian/Chinese Clinic is an alcohol and drug services that provides education and treatment options for Asians/Chinese who suffer from alcohol and drug issues. This is a free service.

iCARE Health Information Line

  • Telephone 09 442 3232
  • Address 3 Mary Poynton Cres, Takapuna
  • Postal Address 3 Mary Poynton Cres, Takapuna
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
The iCare Health Information Line Provides: Information and advice for Asian migrants within the WDHB district who are not familiar with health services or information Bilingual staff support the telephone line to provide information and advice on general health information and GP bookings for Chinese and Korean people with language difficulties.

Korean Positive Ageing Charitable Trust (KPACT)

  • Telephone 09 272 7040 or 021 212 6889
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  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
Korean Positive Ageing Charitable Trust strives to enhance the health and wellbeing of older Korean people and their families by promoting quality assured activities, information, support, advice and ensuring that older people in Auckland have the opportunity to keep active maximising their independence.

Korean Women's Association of New Zealand

  • Telephone 09 627 6289 or 021 111 3552 (Eunhee Kim)
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  • Address 5 Argus Place, Hillcrest, Auckland, 0627
  • Postal Address 5 Argus Place, Hillcrest, Auckland, 0627
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
KWANZ vision: Equip to settle, Equip to health, Equip to work - Korean Women non-profit organization. Share a vision of celebrating and promoting awareness of cultural harmony and multicultural identity.

New Zealand Chinese Youth Trust

  • Telephone 09 479 9736
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  • Address Milford Sea Scout Centre, 24 Craig Road, Milford, Auckland
  • Postal Address Milford Sea Scout Centre, 24 Craig Road, Milford, Auckland
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
New Zealand Chinese Youth Trust is a non-profit organisation established in 1999. The main purpose of the Trust is to empower Chinese young people to maximize their potential and contribute to New Zealand. Since its inception, the Trust has organised various activities for the Chinese youth as well as their parents.

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.

Shakti Asian Women's Safehouse

  • Telephone 0800 742 584 or 0800shakti
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  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
Safe shelter and advocacy for women involved with domestic violence. Two Refuges, self-empowerment programmes, therapy, counselling, legal support, health referral, food support and advocacy in housing and immigration. 24-hour national crisis call service 0800SHAKTI.

Shanti Niwas Charitable Trust

  • Telephone 09 622 1010
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  • Address Glenfield Community Centre, Bentley Ave, Glenfield, Auckland 0629
  • Postal Address Glenfield Community Centre, Bentley Ave, Glenfield, Auckland 0629
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
To provide culturally appropriate aged care services along with social, emotional, educational, physical and spiritual support for the wellbeing of older people of Indian and South Asian origin. Elder Abuse Response Service for Indian and South Asian community (Auckland Wide) Phone 09-6221010

The Asian Network Incorporated (TANI)

  • Telephone 09 815 2338
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  • Address 101 Church Street, Onehunga ( Waller St Entrance)
  • Postal Address 101 Church Street, Onehunga ( Waller St Entrance)
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
Ensures that Asian New Zealanders enjoy optimal quality of life and well-being. TANI is committed to developing strong and healthy Asian communities through advocating and promoting their welfare, and their active participation in policy-making. Publishes The Asian Network News covering a wide range of Asian community initiatives. TANI provides a health literacy programme to the wider Asian Community. Organises an annual Asian Forum to raise awareness about issues faced by Asian people in Auckland.

The Korean Society of Auckland Inc (KSA)

  • Telephone 09 443 7000
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  • Address 5 Argus Place, Hillcrest, Auckland 0627
  • Postal Address 5 Argus Place, Hillcrest, Auckland 0627
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
The Korean Society of Auckland Inc. (KSA)’s vision includes celebrating and promoting awareness of cultural harmony and multicultural identity. Annual events(Korean Day) Weekly JP service Counselling Classes & courses Low cost rooms for hire Acupuncture

Waitakere Indian Association (WIA)

  • Telephone 027 661 3242 or 027 661 3242
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  • Regions Served Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
WIA was formed in year 2000 by a concerned and dedicated group of Waitakere Residents after receiving requests from members of the Indian community. In a fast growing city we are experiencing a influx of new residents/immigrants of Indian origin and to cater for their ethnic needs of culture, language and values, WIA has been instrumental in providing this platform for the Indian community.

WATIS-Waitemata Interpreting Service

  • Telephone 09 442 3211
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  • Address 3 Mary Poynton Crescent, Takapuna, North Shore
  • Postal Address 3 Mary Poynton Crescent, Takapuna, North Shore
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere
Overview
WATIS Interpreting Service is the provider for interpreting services for Waitemata DHB secondary care services on a fee for service basis.

Whanau Marama Parenting

  • Telephone 09 441 0209
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  • Address 4 Locket Road Glenfield
  • Postal Address 4 Locket Road Glenfield
  • Regions Served North Shore
Overview
Whanau Marama Parenting provides: A range of parenting courses. Parents of all cultures and ethnicities welcome. Courses based on S.K.I.P, Conscious Parenting, Child Development, the 6 Principles of Effective Discipline. Courses include Positive Discipline for under 4's in English and Mandarin, Effective Discipline (for parents of primary school aged children) in English, Korean and Mandarin and Parenting Adolescents in English and Mandarin.

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