Whanau Accommodation - Te Whare Awhina
Te Whare Awhina is located on the Auckland City Hospital site. It operates under Maori tikanga/protocols and is available to whanau/family who meet the entry criteria.
Accommodation is short term and primarily for whanau who live outside of the Auckland region and have a family member in hospital. Whanau living in the Auckland region who are supporting an acutely ill patient will be considered on a case by case basis. Patients are not eligible for accommodation.
Bedding, towels, and laundry are provided. A kitchen is available but families must supply their own food.
A small fee may be charged if you are not eligible for a Ministry of Health subsidy.
All bookings must be made via a referral from a service/ward.