Health Services

Kaupapa Maori Alcohol and Drug Services

Provide an outpatient based alcohol and drug assessment, treatment and consultation/liaison service within a kaupapa Maori framework.

Alcohol and Drug Counsellor: Wiripo Brown (DAPAANZ Registered)

Alcohol and Drug Counsellor: Fred Hika (DAPAANZ Registered)

Intensive Drink Drive Programme

A ten week programme supporting recidivist drink drivers.

Programme Presenters: Wiripo Brown and Fred Hika

Administrator: Roman Nicholas

Kaupapa Maori Dedicated Respite Care

Dedicated Kaupapa Maori Respite Care Service provides part of the support available to koroua/kuia with continuous support needs enabling them to remain in their own home for as long as possible.

Team Leader: Delice McShane

Koroua and Kuia Support

Positive intervention for this age group can help to introduce healthier lifestyles and changed habits, enhancing positive social and functional activities of Koroua and Kuia.

Co-ordinator: Judy Harpur

Whanau ora

A Maori Community Health service providing a range of general health, education/promotion, advisory, liaison and co-ordinating activities.

  • Management of Asthma/CORD
  • Management of Diabetes
  • Nutrition Advice
  • Sexual Health Issues
  • Smoking/Alcohol and Drug Abuse
  • Prevention of and screening for Breast/Cervical Cancer
  • Hearing Loss
  • Fitness/Mobility
  • Immunisation/Disease Prevention
  • Child Injury Prevention
  • Maternity Care
  • Contraception/Family Planning

Co-ordinator: Kirsten Clarke-Tipuna

Child Protection Policy

  • Vulnerable Children Act 2014

Other Services

  • ACC Approved Assessment & Treatment Provider
  • Diabetes Nurse Specialist
  • Asthma & Respiratory Management *Advocacy *WINZ and Housing NZ Support

Accreditation Programme

Bureau Veritas Certification – ISO 9001:2008

Scope of Supply: The promotion, provision and management of Healthcare and Community Care Services.