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

27 Mar 2020

Te Hiringa Hauora/Health Promotion Agency is an essential business while New Zealand is in Alert Level 4. 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.