Services Provided

Home support

  • Home equipment
  • Home visiting
  • Needs assessment

Providing heart children and their families with practical, emotional and psychosocial services - be it an information brochure, specialist equipment, leadership development for heart youth and adults, a camping experience, an opportunity to connect with other families, a hot meal for hospital-bound families, or just a shoulder to cry on. Our support is vital for those affected, helping them cope with the lifelong challenges of living with a childhood heart disease.

Contact Details

Contact details of Regional Family Support Coordinators:

Upper North Island:

  • Mathilde Noordzy, Mobile: 021 486 401

Lower North Island:

  • Rachael Hopkirk, Mobile: 027 222 3031

Upper South Island:

  • Margaret Hewett-Hawker, Mobile: 027 630 4648

Lower South Island:

  • Marlene Du Toit-Parks, Mobile: 021 848 779


Postal Address

PO Box 108-034
Symonds Street
Auckland 1150

This page was last updated at 1:40PM on August 27, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Heart Kids NZ.