Health Services

Health Services

Asian Health Services

  • Telephone 09 488 4663, 09 486 8314 or 09 839 0000 (Waitakere)
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • 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
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • 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
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • 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
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • 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 Regional Public Health Service - Refugee Health Screening Service (RHSS)

  • Telephone 09 623 4600 or 09 638 0099
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Address Mangere Refugee Resettlement Centre, 251 Massey Road, Mangere East, Auckland, 2024
  • Postal Address Mangere Refugee Resettlement Centre, 251 Massey Road, Mangere East, Auckland, 2024
  • 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.

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

  • Telephone 09 570 3754
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • 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 provided 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.

Independent Living Service (ILS)

  • Telephone 0800 625 100
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Address 89 Clyde Road, Browns Bay
  • Postal Address 89 Clyde Road, Browns Bay
  • Regions Served North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
The ILS Asian Service is specifically targeted to the Asian community with Mandarin, Cantonese and Korean speaking Asian Information Consultants. The Information Consultants have extensive knowledge of Auckland's disability, health and community services.

Maternity Services Consumer Council (MSCC)

  • Telephone 022 421 6008
  • 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
MSCC resource "Choices for Childbirth" is available in 12 languages. In the near future these will be available online as a pdf.

Multicultural Services & Communication

  • Telephone 09 444 5866
  • 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
Providing Culturally appropriate services for all aspects of life, including Mind Body Soul, Emotions Health - Community, Education - Information, Prevention, Sustainability - Employment - Spiritual/Beliefs - General/Support - Emotional Health (special training for unusual mental/emotional cases & using traditional & modern methods) - Grief - Addiction - Persian Cultural Expert - Languages (Persian, Dari, German) - Networking - Communication in personal & social levels.

The Fono

  • Telephone 09 837 1780
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Address 65 Pearn Crescent, Northcote
  • Postal Address Level 1, 65 Pearn Crescent, Northcote (North Shore)
     411 Great North Road, Henderson (Waitakere)
  • Regions Served North Shore, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
The Fono is the largest Pacific NGO in New Zealand and offers medical, dental and community services across the Auckland Region and also provides Whanau Ora Services to Pacific families residing in Northland.

Treasuring Older Adults Pacific Inc (TOA)

  • Telephone 021 344 405
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Address 214 Great South Road Otahuhu, Auckland
  • Postal Address 214 Great South Road Otahuhu, Auckland
  • Regions Served North Shore, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
TOA Pacific Inc. takes pride in it's Strength Based Practice and Results Based Accountability approach. Service Delivery is guided by the Pacific Conceptual Framework towards addressing existing or possible violence in Pacific families in Aotearoa.. A timeout/day activity and an ETP -Empower to Pamper are two very popular programmes for the older adult.

WATIS-Waitemata Interpreting Service

  • Telephone 09 442 3211
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • 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.

Well Women & Family Trust

  • Telephone 09 846 7886
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Address 14/49 Sainsbury Road, Morningside
  • Postal Address 14/49 Sainsbury Road, Morningside
  • Regions Served North Shore, Waitakere, Other Auckland areas
Overview
Provide cervical smear tests for women who are due or never had a smear before in New Zealand. Korean and Chinese health promoters are available to support Asian women.

Back to Top