If you need wellbeing help, please consider using one of these support services.
There are more agencies that provide support other than those listed.
|Service name||Contact details||Support available|
|In an emergency||CALL: 111 |
|to access police, ambulance and fire services.|
|24/7 Nelson Hospital Emergency Department||CALL: 03 546 1421|
ADDRESS: 100 Waimea Road, Nelson
WEB: Nelson Hospital Emergency Department
|to get accident and/or medical help, mental health and dental emergency support.|
Free for NZ residents.
|Urgent & After Hours Medical and Injury Centre||CALL: 03 546 8881|
ADDRESS: 98 Waimea Road (orange building next to hospital)
WEB: Medical and Injury Centre
|to get walk-in medical, mental health, sexual health and dental support from doctors from 8 am - 10 pm. Costs apply for both NZ residents and non-residents.|
NMIT Student Urgent Assistance
CALL: 0800 718 277 or +64 3 5462333 (from outside NZ)
to get support from NMIT Wellbeing Team members.
|Learner Services Wellbeing Support team ||CALL: 03 539 5068|
Or request support
|to get support from NMIT Wellbeing Team members during business hours.|
|SANITI Student Association||WEB: www.saniti.co.nz|
|to get support for wellbeing, finances, COVID-19, academic issues, managing stress and problem resolution.|
CALL 24/7: 0508 664 981
WEB: Online/On-campus Te Pūkenga ākonga referral
to access free off-campus counselling sessions provided via ZOOM or MS Teams.
CALL: 0800 377 990
WEB: My OCP app
to make appointments for free counselling sessions via face-to-face, Skype or Zoom.
|Te Puna Manaaki||CALL: 03 5463620|
Drop-in: Te Toki Pakohe, Nelson Campus
|to get support for Māori with learning and other challenges, and help to access scholarships, external agencies and proactive cultural support.|
|Te Piki Oranga||CALL: 0800 672 642|
|to get Māori wellness services including child and adult mental health services; smoking, alcohol and drug specialist services; Well Child Tamariki Ora and oral health services; and health education.|
|Nelson Tasman Pasifika Trust|
CALL: 021 731 615
EMAIL: Nelson Tasman Pasifika Trust
|to make an appointment for mentoring support, community nurse, and referrals to other support.|
Asian Family Services
CALL: 0800 862 342
to get support from a counsellor or social worker in English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Hindi, Thai, Vietnamese, Korean or Japanese languages. Available Monday to Friday 9 am to 8 pm.
CALL: 0800 358 5453
to get advice about your health and resources specifically for COVID-19.
|Healthline||CALL: 0800 611 116|
|to talk to a registered nurse.|
CALL: 0800 376 633
available 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
to talk to a counsellor about young people’s challenges.
|NMIT first aiders||CALL: 0800 422 733||to access first aid support on campus.|
|Campus Services||CALL: 03 539 5084|
after-hours call 027 433 4612
EMAIL: Campus Services
|to notify building problems or spills.|
|Nelson Campus Security||CALL: 0800 718 277 (NMIT student urgent assistance) ||to access security support on campus.|