Work & Income update - 9 April 2020

9 Apr 2020

Kia ora

 

I hope you and your whanau are safe and well.

 

Click here for a template letter that people can use to send to their landlord, requesting a rent reduction.  Please feel free to share.

 

Below are useful websites and contacts

 

Work & Income contact for hearing impaired

https://www.workandincome.govt.nz/about-work-and-income/contact-us/deaf-hearing-impaired-and-speech-impaired-clients.html

 

Services and support for people experiencing family violence

https://www.govt.nz/browse/law-crime-and-justice/abuse-harassment-domestic-violence/domestic-and-family-violence/

 

If you can’t get essential supplies – financial support

https://covid19.govt.nz/individuals-and-households/shopping/if-you-cant-get-essential-supplies/

 

If people you support need legal help or advocacy with Work & Income, please pass on our contact details; phone 0800 529 482 or email reception@clwaikato.org.nz

 

Just a note, our ‘office’ will be closed Friday 10 April and reopen Wednesday 15 April for the Easter break.

 

Please remember to stay home over Easter, if you are going to exercise please stay in your neighbourhood.

 

Kia ora.

 

 

Ngaa mihi

 

Billie Dell BTchg

Community Liaison – Community Law Waikato