Multicultural Whangārei

COVID-19 Assistance

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS & NON RESIDENTS

We understand this is a difficult time and we would like to help. If you are needing help please contact us at 0800 437672 or email info@multiculturalwhangarei.co.nz as we are able to provide food or telephone/data vouchers for those that are in need.

To request support you can also fill out the form linked below.

CIVIL DEFENCE

People in Northland who urgently need assistance with access to essentials such as food and medication can phone 0800 790 791 (7am-7pm daily).

In the event of a civil defence emergency situation in Northland the following website will provide useful information for you.

WORK & INCOME BENEFITS

Anyone who was employed or self employed before Level 4 began should be able to access the wage subsidy. If you are a resident of New Zealand and not receiving the wage subsidy then you maybe able to receive a benefit through Work and Income. To find out more, visit the WINZ website.

CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU

CAB is a great place to find information. You do not need to be a citizen to contact them. To access their list of regularly asked questions about COVID-19 visit their website or call them at 0800 367 222. They have a very friendly team of volunteers who are there to answer your questions.

WORK & INCOME BENEFITS

Anyone who was employed or self employed before Level 4 began should be able to access the wage subsidy. If you are a resident of New Zealand and not receiving the wage subsidy then you maybe able to receive a benefit through Work and Income. To find out more, visit the WINZ website.