Well Child Tamariki Ora
Free checks and immunisation with Well Child Tamariki Ora
The Well Child Tamariki Ora programme helps whānau keep a child from birth to five years safe and well, growing and developing to their full potential.
There's free checks and immunisation for the babies and children.
Nurses can visit a child up to 11 times before he or she attends school.
Hearing, vision, teeth, breastfeeding, behaviour, and or sick children is discussed with referrals to appropriate services if needed.
The nurses will also help identify mums or caregivers with post natal depression and support them with any subsequent treatment or care.
Taking part in the fun Mums and Bubs fitness programme is an option for anyone in the Turanga Health Well Child Tamariki Ora programme.
For more information phone us on (06) 869 0457 or email.