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Gambling Harm Awareness Week 2020

Gambling Harm Awareness Week evolved from Gamblefree Day which was traditionally held on 1 September. This year, it will be held 1 September –6 September 2020. The week is designed to encourage community discussions about gambling harm.

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New Zealand Police recorded nearly 150 cases of family violence per day within the first 4 days of the COVID-19 lockdown! Please say “No” to family violence!!

News media in New Zealand simultaneously reported on this shocking issue: the dramatic increase of family violence cases during the COVID-19 lockdown in New Zealand. Family violence is not okay. We are here to help.

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Asian schoolgirl forced to change schools due to racial harassment! Don’t be silent when you are treated unfairly in New Zealand!

During the COVID-19 pandemic, AFS received many calls from those who suffered from racial harassment related to coronavirus. Lily’s case was one of them. To protect the privacy of the client, names have been changed and background information masked

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First Asian mental wellbeing report released: results are striking! | 2020 New Zealand Asian Wellbeing Report

First Asian mental wellbeing report released: results are striking! | 2020 New Zealand Asian Wellbeing Report

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The Aotearoa Poster Competition Kiwis Together – 2020 – Chinese Kiwis

This project is a strength and evidence-based initiative.

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66% of Asians living in New Zealand gamble? | 2020 New Zealand Asian Wellbeing Report

Recently, the 2020 New Zealand Asian Mental Health and Wellbeing Survey initiated by Asian Family Services and commissioned by Trace Research released its findings.

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Cutting Edge 2017 Addiction is Everybody's Business Conference

Cutting Edge 2017 Addiction is Everybody's Business was held in Wellington at Te Papa Museum 6-9 September.

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How to Raise Awareness of Gambling Harm in Asian Communities

Raising awareness of gambling harm in Asian communities doesn’t occur simply by duplicating mainstream awareness raising campaigns.

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Asian Family Services awarded Good Citizens’ Award

Asian Family Services (AFS) was nominated and selected as one of the recipients of the 2019 Waitematā Local Board Good Citizens’ Award, in a ceremony that was held at the Auckland Town Hall on 16 May.

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Lost $70000+ under the NZ lockdown?! How to help a Chinese gambler who went broke and had a mental break down | AFS Counselling Column

Topic of this week: A Chinese gambler trapped in online gambling debts during COVID-19 lockdown

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