Migrant Information Sessions 


If you’ve recently moved to New Zealand you probably have lots of questions about how things work. We run regular information sessions aimed at new migrants in our area, all migrants are welcome!

You can also call or come into the bureau if you want any information or assistance. You can also find more information for migrants elsewhere on our website.

Information Sessions

CAB Wellington Central will hold a free information session for newcomers on Staying Safe and Being Prepared.
 
Come and join us to know what to do when a disaster happens and how to manage an emergency.
 
Date:     Monday, 11 June 2018
Time:    5.30pm to 7pm
Venue:  Johnsonville Community Centre, 1 Frankmoore Avenue,
             Johnsonville Wellington

Refreshments provided

For more information call CAB Johnsonville on 04 478 5698 or email Johnsonville@cab.org.nz.


Previous Information Sessions
2018 Census - 22 February 2018
This session included: 

  • What and when is Census?
  • How does it work?
  • What will you have to do?

Employment - 21 November 2017
The topics included: 

  • Finding employment support
  • CV writing and support
  • Linking to employment opportunities
  • Plan to be job ready
  • Interview skills

Starting a Business in New Zealand - 26 October 2017
This session included:

  • Business mentoring services available in Wellington; and
  • Business information services available in Wellington.

The New Zealand Health System - 11 April 2017
This session covered:

  • how it works
  • what you are entitled to
  • the answers to your questions

Hiking and Tramping in New Zealand - 21 March 2017

Employment, education and job assistance in New Zealand - 27 February 2017

Hiking and Tramping in New Zealand - 15 November 2016

Employment and Job Search - 20 September 2016
The topics will cover:

  • employment trends and support,
  • employment coaching services for newcomers – refugees and migrants
  • the skilled Newcomers’ Programme
  • how to access employment services
  • general networking

Consumer Laws - 23 August 2016

Renting in New Zealand - 10 May 2016
This session covered:

  • Tenancy legislation
  • Rights and responsibilities of tenants and landlords
  • Dispute resolution

Understanding the NZ Health System -  12 April 2016
This workshop covered:

  • how the NZ health system works
  • what you’re entitled to
  • answers to your questions

Employment in Wellington -  8 March 2016 
This workshop covered:

  • employment in Wellington, employment trends, and employment support service providers
  • employment coaching services for  newcomers - Refugee and Migrants with How to access
  • the Skilled Newcomers Programme
  • how to access employment support services and general networking

Employment - 10 November 2015
This workshop covered:

  • employment in Wellington, employment trends, and employment support service providers
  • the multicultural learning and support services in particular, the employment coaching services for refugees and migrants with ESOL backgrounds
  • how to access employment support services and general networking

Enjoying the Outdoors – Hiking and Tramping in NZ
13 October 2015

Understanding the NZ Health System
9 June 2015

New Zealand Consumer Law - Everything you need to know about your Consumer Rights
5 May 2015

Employment in Wellington - Employment Trends and Support
3 March 2015

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  • Call CAB: 0800 367 222.
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