Keeping your home warm and dry

Simple activities like cooking, showering and hanging your washing inside can cause this build up of unhealthy moisture. The good news is that it’s easy to get rid of.

Fire safety

Ensure your home is safe and sound by using smoke alarms and other tips around fire safety.

Keeping your home secure

Get to know the people in your neighbourhood. It is a good idea to join a Neighbourhood Support Group.

Poisons, asbestos and lead-based paint

Some of our older houses were built with asbestos products and/or painted with lead-based paint. These products are quite safe if they are in good condition.

Mould and pest control

Mould is a common household problem caused by the presence of moisture in poorly ventilated areas.

Our Driveway Safety Programme

We care about the safety of our tenants and want to do what we can to prevent young children from being run over and hurt in our homes’ driveways.

Emergency and disaster preparedness

Emergencies can happen anywhere, any time and without warning. Make sure you and the people you care about are ready to get through by knowing the different ways to stay informed.

Making it right - Methamphetamine contamination in our homes

The way we manage methamphetamine contamination in our homes has changed and will continue to change as we develop new and better ways to support people.

National support services

Here’s a list of some of the services that are available in New Zealand offering support, information and help.