Helpful Resources

Need to talk? Text 1737 anytime for support from a trained counsellor

Adult Community Mental Health

8.30am-4.30pm, Paramount Drive, Henderson

Waimarino 09 822 8501 or 09 822 8601

Acute / Crisis teams 09 822 8600

Rodney Mental Health 09 837 0671

Helensville Mental Health 09 420 9450

Hibiscus Coast (Red Beach) 09 427 0630

If the number you require is not listed, contact the North Shore Hospital (Operator) 09 486 8900

Helpful resources, useful links and phone numbers

Ministry of Social Development

Register for My MSD

Studylink

Violence Free Waitakere 

Lifeline telephone counselling 09 522 2999

(within Auckland) 0800 111 777

(outside Auckland) 0800 543 354

Lifeline face-to-face counselling 09 524 3080

National Depression Line 0800 111 757

Community Resource Info line 0800 211 211

Anxiety Helpline 0800 ANXIETY (0800 269 4389)

Alcoholics Anonymous 0800 229 6757

Alcohol Drug Helpline 0800 787 797

CADS (Alcohol & Drug) 09 845 1818 www.cads.org.nz

Freestuff – the website where everything is free! 

Gambling Helpline 0800 654 655

Hearing Voices Association 027 265 0266 email: hvnanz@gmail.com 

Man Alive 09 835 0509

Support for men/fathers; counselling, programmes

Waitakere Community Law Service Tenancy Advice (09) 835 2130

GROW 09 846 6869 One-to-one support

Tenancy Advice 0800 836 262

Bond Advice & Information 0800 737 666

Free advice for people renting a home; will also assist in dispute resolution, drop-in Wed. 1.30pm-3.30pm. Run by Dept Building & Housing

Waitakere Law Centre 09 835 2130

Free legal advice, Mon-Thurs 1.30pm-3.30pm 0800 529 463

Walk-in Legal Clinics Mon-Thurs 9.30am-11am

West Auckland Women’s Centre 09 838 6381 Monday 9am-12.30pm, Tuesday-Friday 9am-2pm.

Community – general

Police (Emergency) 111

Police non-emergency – 105

Henderson (24 hours) 09 839 0600

Smoke Free

A link for health service workers looking at becoming smokefree themselves, or when they are supporting people to consider smoke free options; also helpful for an organisation as a whole to consider its position around smoke free practices.

Activities

Te Ata (Henderson) A Place to Learn, Share and grow

West Auckland’s mental health support centre

Open Monday – Friday 10am – 4pm and classes, workshops and programs run during school term time

Where people over 18 years of age who experience mental illness, can come and be supported in social, educational and recreational ways. For a timetable or more information please feel free to contact the staff on 09 837 0671 or email te-ata@xtra.co.nz

Budgeting Support

Henderson Budget Services 09 836 4141

C.A.R.E. Waitakere Trust (Te Atatu) 09 834 6480

Presbyterian Support (Henderson) 09 838 1426

NZ Ethnic Budget Service (Te Atatu) 09 834 3668

Helensville/Waimauku 09 420 7740

Ranui Baptist Church 09 833 7815

Western Districts (Massey) 09 827 5773

Beneficiaries Advocacy & Info Service

09 376 4760

Providing free advocacy services since 1979: advocacy and support for those on benefits and low income. Advocates take cases through the Review and Appeal Courts of Income Support, ACC and other government agencies. Personal grievance and advocacy also provided.

Community – houses

Local information, helpful resources, courses, activity groups, advice, budgeting services and more.

Massey 09 833 9220

Ranui 09 833 6280

Glen Eden  09 818 2194

Titirangi  09 817 7448

Green Bay 09 827 3300

Sturges West (Henderson) 09 837 1938

Te Atatu 09 834 5827

Home care and assistance

Vision West 09 818 0700

Healthcare

Healthline 0800 611 116

24-hour telephone advice and assistance from registered nursing staff

Antara (Te Atatu) 09 834 7987

Free Natural Health Clinic for those unable to afford natural health care.

ACC 0800 101 996

Epilepsy Association 09 837 2530

Green Prescription 0800 ACTIVE

Low cost, community-based fitness programme. GP or self referral.

Hospitals

Waitakere Hospital 09 834 6480, 8am-6.30pm, 7 days

North Shore Hospital 09 486 8900, 24 hours

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