The developmental assessment of children aged 0-5 years old is the focus of this service. The priority is whānau who are risk of childhood illnesses and developmental difficulties. Health education for mātua, pēpi and tamariki is also provided.
Ellen Gray - Kaiawhina
Saran Henman - Registered Nurse
This service is here to help whānau focus in the areas of health that adversely affects them or their whānau members. We support them through the treatments they need and also an advocate within their appointments. Working with Kaumātua and all ages.
We organise health promotions and programmes within health education.
Gloria Hauiti (Programmes)
Mana Wahine - Breast & Cervical Screening Community Support
We are here to educate and support Wahine to make an informed decision regarding to Cervical Screening and Breast Screening.
Rangatahi Tū Rangatira
Rangatahi Tū Rangatira (R2R) works with tamariki and rangatahi. We use Ngā Taonga Takaro as a vehicle to get more active. We also run programmes aimed at promoting regular/everyday activity and healthy eating as a means of maintaining physical health and well-being in your whānau through a Te Ao Māori lense.
Individuals are also able to access support to help normalise regular physical activity.
The counselling service complements all the other services provided by Te Kete Hauora.
Referrals are also taken from other social service agencies.
Jo Te Paiho
Whakahiato Ora - Social Services including Youth Transition
This service provides support for whanau with an emphasis on a strengths-based approach. Kaimahi support whanau using Te Whare Tapa Wha as our assessment framework. This ensures holistic care for whanau. Support and advocacy with government & other community agencies to achieve & sustain positive outcomes.
Support young people who are coming out of Oranga Tamariki into Adulthood.
Julie Johnson - Social Worker
Liz Douglas - Social Worker
Te Ara Whanau Ora - Whanau Ora Navigation Service
Te Ohu Whakaaraara/Navigation Service under the korowai of Te Tihi o Ruahine Whānau Ora Alliance is a service we provide for our communities who support whānau to achieve their DREAMS & ASPIRATIONS! Kaiwhakaaraara/Navigators work alongside our whānau using the process Te Ara Whānau Ora (Pathway to wellbeing). Kaiwhakaaraara provide Advocacy, Brokerage and Coaching. We focus on what matters to you, not what’s the matter with you. Believing in you and your whānau potential is what we do best.
Karley Te Waaka
Whanau Resilience services support behaviour change for men using violence.
Respectfully challenge men using violence to take responsibility for their behaviour, and provide ongoing strength based, culturally responsive support which helps people heal and choose to not use violence.
Nga Oranga o te Ngakau - Day Activity Centre
This service operates 5 days per week and is based in Dannevirke. One day a week the service is offered in Eketahuna. A pickup service in Pahiatua, Eketahuna and Woodville is offered 2 days per week.
The service provides a structured activity programme with general life skills offered to tāngata whaiora in the Tararua area.
Community Mental Health Support
We are here to support Tangata Whaiora to live productive lives in their own home and surrounds. During times of acute illness and stress they are supported to regain and maintain a level of wellness that allows them to live active lives within their community.
Alcohol & Drug Support Service
This is a community support service for whanau dealing with predominantly alcohol and drug related issues. Referral on to appropriate services as well as support is offered to whānau.
Whanau are welcome to attend weekly group sessions and are encouraged to plan and participate in activities that support living in a drug and alcohol free environment.
All services are free of charge
All services are free of charge and are offered to the whole of the Tamaki nui-a-Rua rohe. Te Kete Hauora o Rangitane operates within a Kaupapa Māori framework that encompasses a holistic approach to health and wellbeing. The services are unique, not exclusive. We welcome anyone and everyone who would like to use any of our services.
Te Ara Whanau Ora (TAWO) is the pathway we use to walk alongside whanau to realise their moemoea.