I hope everyone is keeping safe and well now we're in Level 4 lockdown. Understandably, some of you will have issues and concerns you're still working through.
While my offices are currently closed, my team and I are still available to help with any worries and queries you may have. Reach out to me and my team any time on the numbers below for assistance:
Whakatane - 07 307 1254
Gisborne - 06 867 7571
Kawerau - 07 323 6487
Murupara - 021 869 811
Te Puke - 07 573 7125
There are a number of places you can go to and contact if you have any questions or issues regarding the lockdown and how it affects you and your family, your livelihood, or your community.
For queries regarding essential services, you can call the dedicated line on 0508 377 388, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. A current list of essential services can be found here: https://covid19.govt.nz/…/covid-19-ale…/essential-businesses
For queries regarding the wage subsidy, whether you're an employer or employee, go to https://www.employment.govt.nz/…/coronavirus…/wage-subsidy/…
If you have a matter for police that isn't an emergency, such as you are concerned of anyone breaching lockdown regulations, call their non-emergency line on 105.
If you or a family member starts experiencing Covid-19 symptoms, call the dedicated Healthline on 0800 358 5453.
It's also important to look after your wellbeing during this challenging time - visit https://www.mentalhealth.org.nz/get-help/covid-19 for help, or free phone or text 1737 anytime.
And remember - stay home, save lives.