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Needs assessment and service coordination 

The primary point of contact for services for older adults is Needs Assessment and Service Coordination (NASC). NASC services cover help to stay at home, support services for carers and entry into residential care. They can also link with other District Health Board (DHB) services and community based agencies.

The contact for Waitemata is Needs Assessment & Service Co-ordination, Waitemata DHB

Area includes: North Shore, Rodney, Waitakere, Takapuna, Warkworth, Orewa, Wellsford, New Lynn, Titirangi, Henderson

Email: nascinfo@waitematadhb.govt.nz

Website: www.waitematadhb.govt.nz()

Phone: 09 442 7171 

Address: NASC Waitemata DHB, PO Box 93 503, Takapuna, Auckland 0740.

Other useful contacts:

  • Meals on Wheels: 0800 720 000
  • District nursing: 486 8945 ext 43110
  • Shuttle services: 0800 10 11 90. Information on  Waitemata shuttle services() 

Auckland region PDFs

Seniorline compiles lists of services and facilities in greater Auckland. See below for listings of rest homes and hospitals, retirement villages, day programmes, activities and homecare agencies.

Auckland activities [PDF, 165 KB] 
Auckland day programmes [PDF, 113 KB]
Auckland home care [PDF, 91 KB] 
Auckland rest home and hospital [PDF, 43 KB]