Useful Health Information Resources

Below you will find some helpful links and information for health information and services.


Free (New Zealand) Health Services

Contact details for 12 free health services, including hours these services are available for support.

These include:

• Healthline, Gambling Helpline, Quitline, Alcohol / Drug Helpline, Elder Abuse, The Low Down,
Need to Talk - Counselling, Employer Advice Line, 0800 Poison, 0800 Immune, Depression Helpline, and Homecare Medical.

Please click here to view and / or download the pdf.

Is it a Cold or the Flu? How to tell the difference

A helpful resource identifying characteristics of the common cold and flu, how you catch a cold or flu, and how to manage the symptoms.

Please click here to view and / or download the pdf.

Health New Lynn would like to acknowledge the University of Auckland students – John, Niccola and Vanessa who are University of Auckland third year nursing students and who completed this resource as part of a community project.


Health New Lynn - Health For Life