We may be at home, but we're not alone, for tips on getting through together visit the new Getting Through Together support site.

Or, if you need to talk see below a list of Selwyn agencies with volunteers available to chat.

If you are unwell and need health advice, contact your GP or call Healthline on 0800 358 5453.

For all other needs:

  • Urgent welfare                                                0800 SELWYN (735 996)
    Assistance for emergency food, household goods/services or other welfare-type requests
  • Accommodation                                              0508 754 163
  • Financial support including WINZ                   0800 779 997
  • Essential business enquiries                          0800 22 66 57 or essential@mbie.govt.nz
  • Reporting breaches of self-isolation               NHCCselfisolation@health.govt.nz
  • Reporting breaches of restrictions                 Police 105 support online

If you need to talk you can call or text 1737 or visit allright.org.nz for tips on getting through together


Or call one of these Selwyn agencies with volunteers happy to chat:

  • Generation House Salvation Army                             generationhouseproject.com or 03 347 0934
  • Age Concern Canterbury                                             03 366 0903 or 0800 803 344
  • Lincoln Community Care                                             03 325 2007
  • Ellesmere Community Care Organization                   03 324 4080 or 027 524 8080
  • Malvern Ward Two Rivers Community Trust               021 122 9317
  • Selwyn Central Community Care                                027 313 1122