Health Services

Get ideas and support for your new pēpi, your tamariki or your whānau's health.

Find out how our health services can help you.

Māmā and Pāpi/Mokopuna Ora

Māmā and Pēpi is a fun, free educational programme that provides skills and practical everyday support to assist you and your whānau prepare for the new arrival.

Educational areas include:

- Attachment and bonding

- Breastfeeding

- Baby’s brain development

- Exercise and nutrition

- Safe sleeping

- Baby’s basic needs

 

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Māmā and Pēpi/Mokopuna Ora staff

Deli Diack

 

WaeWae - MiriMiri Clinic

Is a free Service that provides foot care and Mirimiri/massage for our 60+ age group Kaumatua/ Kuia/elderly.

Waewae service is offered in the Bluff area only.

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WaeWae - MiriMiri Clinic staff

Amy Strongman

 

Mauri Ora

Health promotor who offers support, education, advice and care in all health areas including:

  • Comprehensive health assessments;

  • Planning health care interventions and management;

  • Linking/ referrals to other services as required;

  • Whānau Health plans and goals;

  • Group fitness programmes

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Mauri Ora staff

Nadine Young

 

Tamariki Ora / Well Child

The Tamariki Ora/Well Child service is a screening, surveillance, education and support service offered to all New Zealand Tamariki and their whānau from birth to 3 years. It assists whānau to improve and protect their Tamariki health.

The aim is to support in maximizing Tamariki developmental potential and health status between 0 - 3 years, establishing a strong foundation for ongoing healthy development.

Entry to the service will commence at the time of formal handover by the lead maternity carer (LMC) or where there is no LMC, directly from the hospital.

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Tamariki Ora/Well Child staff

Cara Morton / Vanessa Frew / Renee Stevenson

 
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Awarua Whānau Services will deliver a kaupapa Māori service that provides for whānau wellbeing by servicing their social, health and educational needs.

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