Free

Cervical screening

The Cervical Screening service is on hold currently due to the Covid 19 pandemic.

Any queries about this service can be directed to Nicola Metcalfe on 0800 775 001.

Our cervical screening service assists women who are overdue for their smear test .This can include:

  • information,
  • transport,
  • alternate smear taker, and
  • assistance with both making an appointment and attending at their GP practice.

Call 0800775001 option 2 to talk with Roz if you have any questions.

 

Manaaki Te Whanau

Manaaki Te Whanau - Supporting Family Health

Manaaki Te Whanau Immunisation Outreach clinic is still operating every Tuesday 9am to 5pm. This is for routine child immunisations and immunisations for pregnant women only during the lockdown period. We ask that you call 0800 775 001 before you come to the clinic and we will arrange for a nurse to meet you.

Any other queries please call nurse Nicola on 0800 775 001.

Take care.

B4 School Check programme

The B4 School Check service is on hold currently due to the Covid 19 pandemic.

Any queries about this service can be directed to Nicola Metcalfe on 0800 775 001.

 

The B4 School Check (B4SC) is a free, nationwide health check for all four year olds.

Frequently Asked Questions about B4SC

 

Healthy Homes

How to have a Healthy Home – Tō Whare Hauora

There are many things you can do to make your home warmer, healthier and more energy efficient. To really make your home warmer, drier and healthier to live in, it is important to think about insulation, heating, ventilation and tackling dampness.

Pregnancy and Parenting

Due to the current COVID-19 movement restrictions the way we are delivering Pregnancy & Parenting information and Support has changed. Services will be updated on this site as available.

Nau mai haere mai! Welcome to the Whanganui Regional Health Network's Pregnancy and Parenting service. Here you will find information and support that will help you prepare for pregnancy and how to care for your new arrival. Learn about the benefits of healthy pregnancy and how to maintain it by connecting to community services who will support whanau/families.

Ngā Taura Tūhono - Stop Smoking Service

The Stop Smoking Service ( Nga Taura Tuhono) is supporting people living in the Whanganui Region to become smokefree

We are a free service available to our community to help you achieve being smoke free . Although the process of quitting is a difficult one, the good news is that no matter how long you have been smoking you can experience major and immediate benefits when you quit smoking.

Immunisation Service

Manaaki Te Whanau Immunisation Outreach clinic is still operating every Tuesday 9am to 5pm. This is for routine child immunisations and immunisations for pregnant women only during the lockdown period. We ask that you call 0800 775 001 before you come to the clinic and we will arrange for a nurse to meet you.

Any other queries please call nurse Nicola on 0800 775 001.

Take care.