26 August 2005

Relating Well in New Zealand - Orientation Programme

Hi everyone,

Relating Well in New Zealand

Feeling overwhelmed finding work, adapting to a new language and culture, finding schools? You are not alone. “Relating Well in New Zealand” is a
FREE programme for migrants to New Zealand. It is designed to support you to develop your knowledge, skills and confidence to set and meet your goals for successful settlement and adjustment to life in New Zealand.

This one day programme runs from 9.00am until 4.00pm and is fronted by two trained “Relating Well in NZ” facilitators. Topics include-

§ How is New Zealand different
§ Stages of culture shock and change
§ Creating a new life
§ Networking
§ Keys to success
§ Using your skills
§ Values and goals for the future


§ “The course is very well run by both facilitators and was most informative”.
§ “ I found the content of the course most valuable and enjoyed the networking opportunity”.
§ “It was nice to know I am not alone and I appreciated the settlement strategies covered”.

Lunch is provided and all participants will be awarded an attendance certificate
WHEN: 9am - 4pm Saturday 17 September
WHERE: Waikato Migrant Resource Centre
Boundary Road, Claudelands Park, Hamilton
For more information on how to register contact:

Philip Yeung - Migrant Resource Centre - Di or Karen

07 838 6765 - 07 853 2192 - 07 839 3267

philip.yeung@hcc.govt.nz wmrc@xtra.co.nz waikato@relate.org.nz

Philip Yeung
Ethnic Communities Coordinator
Community Support
Hamilton City Council
Private Bag 3010 Hamilton 2001
DDI 07 838 6765
Fax 07 838 6751
Mobile 021 135 8451
Email philip.yeung@hcc.govt.nz