Support for Refugees & Asylum Seekers

Criteria for eligibility

  •  The RASNZ Community Clinical Team provides non-acute services for adults of 18 years from refugee backgrounds who experience mental health-related issues. For non-clinical youth engagement and support, please contact RASNZ youth.
  • The service is provided Monday to Friday from 8.30-5.00 pm.
  • The team provides culturally-competent, trauma-informed specialist mental health and support services in Auckland.
  • The multidisciplinary community-based service includes psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, body therapists, cross-cultural workers, and professional interpreters.

In case of emergency or after-hours care

  • If this is an emergency phone 111
  • Or go to your nearest hospital emergency department (ED)
  • Or phone Te Whatu Ora Auckland mental health Crisis Intervention service 0800800717.


Access support for…

RASNZ supports members of the

Rainbow Refugee Community


At RASNZ, we provide mental health and well-being services, including advocacy and diversity programs, for Rainbow refugees and asylum seekers.