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Interpreting services
Language line
For information on how the service works - http://ethniccommunities.govt.nz/story/how-language-line-works  or
Locations Wellington & Christchurch 
Christchurch Office
Ground Floor, 166 St Asaph Street
Christchurch


CINCH guide in the Public Library Christchurch has a list of community groups and contacts in Christchurch. Help for interpreting may be available through this source.
http://my.christchurchcitylibraries.com/e-resources/cinch


Help for migrants to access to services  in other languages (education not listed)

Website Links
Asia New Zealand: http://asianz.org.nz

Christchurch Educated: http://christchurcheducated.co.nz

Down the back of the chair: http://www.thechair.co.nz/


Education New Zealand: http://www.educationnz.govt.nz


ESOL news: 
http://eslnews.org.nz

ESOL online: http://esolonline.tki.org.nz

Immigration New Zealand: 
http://www.immigration.govt.nz

The New Zealand Education System: An overview for international students and parents: http://www.minedu.govt.nz/~/media/MinEdu/Files/EducationSectors/InternationalEducation/ForInternationalStudentsAndParents/NZEdSysOverview.pdf


English Language Partners: http://englishlanguage.org.nz


Ministry of Education>English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): http://www.minedu.govt.nz/NZEducation/EducationPolicies/Schools/EnglishForSpeakersOfOtherLanguages.aspx


Ministry of Education>International Education: http://www.minedu.govt.nz/NZEducation/EducationPolicies/InternationalEducation.aspx

NZQA Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students: http://www.nzqa.govt.nz/studying-in-new-zealand/code-of-practice-for-the-pastoral-care-of-international-students/


Refugee Services: 
http://www.refugeeservices.org.nz

Useful blogs
Teachers of English as a Second Language Ontario http://blog.teslontario.org/