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(external link)

Phone: 09 442 7171 

Address: North Shore Hospital, PO Box 93 503, Takapuna, North Shore City 0740.

Other useful contacts:

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, 172 KB] 
Auckland day programmes [PDF, 119 KB]
Auckland home care [PDF, 98 KB] 
Auckland retirement village accommodation [PDF, 236 KB]
Auckland rest home and hospital [PDF, 46 KB]