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Community Māori health providers

Ngā kaiwhakarato hauora Māori ā Hāpori

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Te Hā Waitaha

He Waka Tapu

Purapura Whetu

Rehua Marae

Te Kakakura Trust

Te Puawaitanga Ki Otautahi

Te Runanga O Nga Maata Waka

Te Tai o Marokura

Te Hā Waitaha

Te Hā Waitaha

Services

  • Free stop-smoking programme for all Cantabrians.
  • Free patches, gum, and lozenges.
  • Will work with you to make sure your needs are met.

     

Contact details

Website: stopsmokingcanterbury.org.nz

Freephone: 0800-425-700

Address: Community & Public Health, 310 Manchester St, Christchurch

 

He Waka Tapu

Services

  • Cervical and breast screening
  • Whānau Ora
  • Tāne Ora
  • Alcohol and drug counselling
  • Alcohol and drug residential service for the South Island.
  • Whānau link (a service that supports Māori and their whānau to link with health and social service providers to improve their general health and wellbeing)

Contact details

Website: www.hewakatapu.org.nz

Freephone: 0800-HEWAKA (0800-439-252)

Phone: (03) 373-8150

Txt: 0272-HEWAKA (0272-439-252)

Address: 161 Pages Rd, Wainoni, Christchurch 8061

Purapura Whetu

Services

  • Māori and Pacific shared services clinical coordination for adult community mental health
  • Adult community mental health service
  • Infant, child and youth mental health service
  • Whānau ora service

Contact details

Website: www.pw.maori.nz

Phone: (03) 379-8001

Address: 166 St Asaph St, Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011

Rehua Marae

Services

  • Kaumātua day programme
  • Kaumātua day support

Contact details

Marae manager: Richard Milner

Website: rehuamarae.co.nz

Email: rm@rehuamarae.org.nz

Phone: (03) 355-5615

Mobile: 027-778-8828

Address: 79 Springfield Rd, Saint Albans, Christchurch 8014

Te Kakakura Trust

Services

  • Mental health community support assistance
  • Mental health community-based residential

Contact details

Phone: (03) 379-7200

Address: 90 Fitzgerald Ave, Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011

Te Puawaitanga Ki Otautahi

Services

  • Tamariki Ora – Well Child checks for pēpē from birth to 5 years
  • Whānau mai (antenatal education) – a Māori world view and traditional Māori birthing practices
  • Whānau planning
  • Breastfeeding advocacy, support groups, and peer counsellor training
  • Rapuora mobile nursing – 18 years and over who have, or are at risk of, heart disease, diabetes or respiratory disease
  • Healthy Day at the Pa – speakers on health and wellbeing
  • Stop smoking practitioner – clinics or come to you
  • Wahakura Wānanga – learn how to weave a wahakura
  • Parenting support
    • Early childhood education – assistance in accessing early childhood or a school
    • Incredible Years Programme – 14 week programme that supports parents to develop knowledge and skills to build positive relationships with their children
    • Early Start Programme – early intervention, providing long term support to achieve tamariki and whānau well being goals

Contact details

Website: whanauoraservices.co.nz

Phone: 0800-66-99-57 or (03) 344-5062

Address: 153 Gilberthorpes Rd, Hei Hei, Christchurch 8042

Te Runanga O Nga Maata Waka

Services

  • Support services to Mama and their Pēpi (mothers and babies)

Contact details

Website: maatawaka.org.nz

Phone: (03) 382-6628

Address: Nga Hau E Wha National Marae, Pages Rd, Wainoni, Christchurch 8061

Te Tai o Marokura

Services

  • Mobile disease state management
  • Whānau Ora
  • Tamariki Ora – Well Child Mama and Pēpi
  • Alcohol and drug counselling

Contact details

Email: riria.allen@tetaiomarokura.co.nz

Phone: (03) 319-6443

Address: Takahanga Tce, Kaikoura 7300

Written by HealthInfo clinical advisers. Last reviewed November 2017. Last updated October 2018.

Page reference: 74914

Review key: HIMAH-74912