COVID-19 - Update from Te Hiringa Hauora/Health Promotion Agency

27 Mar 2020

Everyone at Te Hiringa Hauora is working hard to ensure our health promotion operations continue amid the unprecedented challenges of the current COVID-19 situation.

Our operations have moved to a virtual office for the foreseeable future – all of our staff are working from home, with everyone contactable via their usual phone numbers, email or zoom/video conferences.

Feeling anxious and stressed at this time is normal. You can text 1737 to the ‘Need to talk’ service to speak to a trained counsellor. We have produced information on and on ways to cope with COVID-19 anxiety. There is also information for workplaces on

For the latest information on the COVID-19 situation in New Zealand, please visit If you suspect you may have contracted COVID-19, please call Healthline on 0800 358 5453. Please keep 111 for emergencies only.