Te Piki Oranga

Working with whanau and Maori communities to improve access to health care services is the focus of Te Piki Oranga. They deliver a district wide service which includes Motueka, Nelson and Marlborough and have as their mission statement.

Hei oranga ki te whanau o Te Tau Ihu O Te Waka A Maui’ which means ‘healthy whanau across the top of the South Island.’

 Te Piki Oranga delivers a range of health services which include:

  • Nga Pukenga Atawhai – qualified, experienced nurses. Cardio vascular disease, diabetes, chronic obstructive airways and asthma, cancer prevention, assessment, treatment and referral
  • Nga Pukenga Manaaki – experienced, community support and navigators. Provide personal and mental health facilitation and advocacy
  • Nga Pukenga Hauora Hinengaro o nga tamariki me rangatahi - child and adolescent mental health clinicians. Prevention, assessment, treatment and referral
  • Nga Pukenga Toitu Te Ora a Waipiro me Tarutaru kino - Alcohol and other drugs counsellors. Prevention, assessment, treatment, referral and reports
  • Whanau Kaimahi-a-Iwi - Social Worker. Advocacy with government agencies eg: WINZ, justice, CYFS and education, budgeting, family violence intervention, child protection, support, advocacy, information and referral
  • Tamariki Ora – mothers and babies under five years of age. Immunisation, well-child checks, breast feeding and smokefree environments.

Goal setting with whanau is important and all services work within Te Ao Maori and a Whanau Ora framework.

The TPO website describes all services available and you can request access to these services by filling out forms online.

Access the TPO website.

Contact Te Piki Oranga
Anne Hobby
Tumuaki 
General Manager
Richmond
281 Queen Street
Richmond 7020
Phone: (03) 543 7016
Michelle Edwards
Kaiwhakahaere
Clinical Team Leader
Nelson
Whakatu Marae
99 Atawhai Drive
Nelson
Phone: (03) 546 9099
Fax: (03) 548 4248
Ripeka Houkamau
Kaiwhakahaere 
Clinical Team Leader
Wairau 4a Nelson Street
Blenheim
Phone: (03) 578 5750
Fax: (03) 578 5980
 
Lydia Mains
Kaiwhakahaere
Clinical Team Leader
Motueka 133 Pah Street
Motueka
Phone/Fax: (03) 528 1155