Child Development Service

The Child Development Service is a district wide team with therapists based in Nelson and Wairau Hospitals.

The service provides:

  • support for children to achieve their optimum function and wellbeing
  • therapy, management and information
  • support in the home and community, in partnership with caregivers, for children from birth to 16 years who have developmental or ongoing disability needs.

Contact information

Nelson:  Butterfly House and Rainbow Rooms, Nelson Hospital

Blenheim: Marlborough Community Health Hub, 22 Queen Street

Phone: 03 546-1316 (for both services)
Email: cds@nmhs.govt.nz