Whānau Support

"The consultant was really interested in what my mum had to say, and sat down and spent 4 hours speaking with her, and that made a difference for mum bringing me in for treatment"
AYA patient

Resources

Support Directory

The following non-governmental organisations (NGOs) can provide a range of support services to whānau. These include counselling, financial assistance, peer support, parental, sibling and partner support

Hospital support services i.e. Social Workers, psychology teams, chaplaincy team, Kaiatawhai and The Pacific family support team Community and social services ( i.e. Whānau Ora tpk.govt.nz/en/whakamahia/whanau-ora/find-a-whanau-ora-provider-andor-initiative). Social workers and NGOs will likely have knowledge of a range of these services within the whānau’s community

He Ara Takahinga Directory – A Directory of Services in Auckland to Support Whanau Ora healthpoint.co.nz/public/other/auckland-dhb-maori-health/im:339208/

Work and Income – can provide a range of benefit options and financial assistance www.workandincome.govt.nz

School and well-being teams within schools for siblings

Guidelines/ Research

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