North Shore (09) 486 8900
Waitakere (09) 839 0000

Asian Health Support Services

Asian Health Support Services (AHSS) is one of Waitemata DHB's Hospital Operations Services.

Aims to provide:

• communication (language) support to Waitemata DHB staff and Asian patients/clients and their families using our services
• cultural, emotional and communication support to Asian patients/clients
• cultural workshops / trainings to WDHB staff to enhance cultural competence working with culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) population

Aims to improve access to:

• health services and health information for the Asian population
• primary health services for non-English speaking patients

Services:

• iCare Health Information Line
• Asian Breast Screening Support Service
• Asian Patient Support Service
• Asian Mental Health Service
• WATIS - Waitemata Translation & Interpreting Service
• Health Promotions

Locations:

• Main office - North Shore
3 Mary Poynton Crescent Takapuna, Auckland
Ph (09) 442-3232
• Asian Health office – Waitakere site
Ground floor, Waitakere Hospital 55-75 Lincoln Rd Henderson
Ph (09) 837-8831
• Asian Mental Health office
Level 2, 44 Taharoto Rd. Takapuna, Auckland
Ph (09) 487-1321

Asian Health Support Services

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