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Rauawaawa Kaumātua Charitable Trust

Community Health Service, Kaupapa Māori, Social

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Description

Rauawaawa Kaumātua Charitable Trust provides a range of culturally focused, appropriate and accessible health, social and community-based activities and services for our Kaumātua (55 years and over), with the purpose to enhance their wellbeing and quality of life.

Although we work in a kaupapa Māori framework, we welcome all ethnicities to our service.

The programmes offered by Rauawaawa Health Services are catered and driven by Kaumātua for Kaumātua. A wide range of FREE services offered exclusively to Kaumātua ensures a safe environment on site and in the community and reflect the complex needs of Kaumātua. These include:

  • Early Intervention Support
  • Kotahitanga Socialisation Day Programme & Kaumātua Oranga Programme
  • Kaumātua Nursing Services
  • Whānau Ora Navigation Service
  • Mirimiri Service
  • Mauri Ora Service
  • Transport Service
  • Community Classes including kakahu courses, performing arts and more

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Ages

Older adult / Kaumātua

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Referral, Make an appointment, Walk in

Charges

Registration and most services are free however there may be a small charge or koha for some events/services.

Hours

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Auckland Anniversary (31 Jan), Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct).
Christmas: Open 20 Dec — 24 Dec. Closed 25 Dec — 26 Dec. Open 27 Dec — 31 Dec. Closed 1 Jan — 2 Jan. Open 3 Jan — 7 Jan.

Languages Spoken

English, Māori

Services Provided

Community nursing

  • Kaupapa Māori
  • Older adult / Kaumātua

Kaumātua Nursing Services prides itself on its unique delivery. With two experienced and caring Registered Nurses, we can offer appropriate time required to make a positive difference to the health…

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Information & support

Injury, illness or disability

  • Foot care
  • Nursing
  • Rehabilitation
  • Transport

Mauri Ora services provide a range of support services that allow a cultural link between Kaumātua, their whānau and other health services when monitoring chronic disease. The service works closely…

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Kaupapa Māori

  • Whānau Ora
  • Rongoā Māori / Traditional Māori Healing (Mirimiri)

Transport

We offer a transport service only for Kaumātua that are registered with Rauawaawa Kaumātua Charitable Trust and have no other means of transport. This service is limited to within the…

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Wellness / healthy lifestyle

  • Exercise and activity
  • Foot care

We have an on-site gym and provide exercise programmes and support to our Kaumātua.

Whānau Ora

  • Kaupapa Māori

Through a whānau-centred delivery we endeavour to work towards empowering the Kaumātua me tona whānau to address, navigate and manage all aspects that affect health and wellbeing. This includes the…

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Koroua and Kuia Service

Early intervention allows Kaumātua to participate in a variety of services that maintain health in all aspects, whether it is monitoring the health and social needs of Kaumātua or preventing…

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Cultural support

  • Kaupapa Māori

Kaupapa Māori

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Region

Waikato

Contact Details

50 Colombo Street
Frankton
Hamilton
Waikato 3204

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Street Address

50 Colombo Street
Frankton
Hamilton
Waikato 3204

Postal Address

PO Box 15354
Hamilton CBD 3243

This page was last updated at 6:32PM on July 11, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Rauawaawa Kaumātua Charitable Trust.