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Settlement Centre Waikato Information and Agencies
The Settlement Centre Waikato, is a project of HMS trust. Click on the icon to find out more.
You will find a large range of information and a helpful team to assist with your settlement.
The information and reception team will also be able to assist you to connect with service agencies in the centre and referrals to other supporting organisations. We also offer computer access and printing.
Please contact us for more information.
We have a number of rooms at the centre which are available for hire by the community. Please contact the Information Service team to find out more about room availability and costs.
Please call The Settlement Centre Waikato to make an appointment – 07 853 2192.
Please contact Mohamed Khalif Abdi.
Phone – 021 150 5520 or 07 210 0091.
Form filling assistance and advice available in a range of languages during the week.
Transport Education and Assistance
Passport 2 Drive community driving school is open to everyone wanting to gain a New Zealand drivers licence.
Open Road – driving support for former refugees to gain their New Zealand Restricted Licence.
Access to interpreters in over 60 languages:
face to face and phone interpreting and translation of documents.
Access to information in first language on settlement needs, queries and issues.
We provide assistance to migrants and those effected by COVID -19 to the New Zealand Job market.
We provide healthy home assessments and advice to reduce your energy costs.
Other Support Services
Every Monday from 9am-11am.
No appointment needed.
Currently on HOLD due to COVID-19. Free legal advice available every Wednesday. By appointment only, please come in to register.