Earthquake Support

Earthquake Support

Te Runanga o Nga Maata Waka is a founding member of the Earthquake Support Coordination Service (ESCS) which is made up of a combination of NGO and Government agencies working in partnership to support homeowners to move forward with their lives.

Earthquake Support Co-ordinators

We have seven Earthquake Support Coordinators who are available to assist home owners navigate their way through the myriad of issues relating to earthquake recovery. For example: EQC and/or Insurance claim processes, rebuild, relocation, accommodation, storage etc.
Earthquake Support Coordinators can meet with you anywhere you choose – your home, place of work, or other location.

They can:

  • provide information
  • identify services to assist with earthquake-related housing, finance, legal, insurance and health matters
  • organise meetings between you and the specialist/experts.

This service is free and confidential and is proudly sponsored by the Ministry of Social Development and Te Puni Kōkiri.

Call 0800 777 846 – 8:00 am to 11:00 pm – 7 days or contact us.

Get in touch

Referrals to our Earthquake Support service can also be made online, please complete our referral form.