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Tūhoe Hauora - Community & Social

Community Health Service, Kaupapa Māori, Social


8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.


Tūhoe Hauora is about people first…   The wellbeing of all aspects of a person, of a whānau, of a people is paramount.

Tuhoe Hauora is a Kaupapa Māori health provider offering:

  • Mental Health and Addiction Services - Read more here
  • Kaupapa Māori Social Worker
  • Hui-ā-whānau
  • Social Workers in Schools Programme
  • Whānau Ora
  • Family Start
  • Koroua and Kuia Early Intervention
  • Māori Disability Support Services
  • Community Action Youth Alcohol and Drugs (CAYAD)
  • Injury Prevention
  • Rangatahi Physical Activity & Nutrition Coordinator
  • Tūhoe Rheumatic Fever
  • Community Transport Assistance
  • Whānau Resilience

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Child / Tamariki, Youth / Rangatahi, Adult / Pakeke, Older adult / Kaumātua

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Make an appointment, Referral


Services are free to access


8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

Mon – Thu8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Labour Day (24 Oct), Auckland Anniversary (30 Jan), Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (7 Apr), Easter Sunday (9 Apr), Easter Monday (10 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (5 Jun), Matariki (14 Jul).

Languages Spoken

English, Māori

Services Provided

Kaupapa Māori Social Worker

We Provide:

  • Services to individuals and whānau who require advice and support when working with other health professionals.  A particular emphasis for this client group focus is:
  • Child Health
  • Mental…

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This service provides an alternative pathway when working with mokopuna, tamariki and rangatahi and their whānau who are experiencing difficulties that have come to the attention of the Ministry of…


Whānau Ora

  • Kaupapa Māori

We Provide:     

  • Advocacy and support (which may include transport and/or support to attend health related appointments).
  • Facilitation of health promotion and self-management programmes.
  • Enrolment or re-engagement with general practice, promotion…

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Family / whānau

Family Start

A child centred, family–focused, early intervention, intensive, home visiting progamme that is culturally appropriate to the need of the client and their family.

We aim to: support the…

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Injury, illness or disability

Māori Disability Support Services

We provide: support to individuals and whānau with disabilities in:

  • A cultural and appropriate manner
  • Support during a NASC (Needs Assessment Service) process and or referral…

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Community Action Youth Alcohol and Drugs

By working with our local rangatahi and national stakeholders to:

  • Increase informed community discussion and debate about alcohol and drug issues
  • Develop Community Action initiatives to prevent and reduce alcohol…


Injury Prevention

We provide: advice, support and education for individuals, groups, whānau, hapū and iwi to avoid injuries to themselves and others.

We aim to: provide advice, workshops education to support individuals…

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Screening and prevention

  • Rheumatic fever

Tūhoe Rheumatic Fever

We provide: in school swabbing for rheumatic fever to our six Tūhoe Kura twice a week in an attempt to reduce the high rates of rheumatic fever…

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Community Transport Assistance

We provide: financial assistance to attend GP, Hospital and Specialist (one off) appointments.

We aim to: assist whānau/clients who are unable to access public transport to attend…

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Whānau Resilience

We provide: services that can support whānau who want to overcome the impacts of being long-time exposed to violence. Services that can help whānau to sustainably live free from violence.…

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Kaupapa Māori

Social Workers in Schools Programme

We provide social work services to the following schools: Matahi, Waimana, Ruātoki, Tāwera, Nukuhou and Ruatāhuna Kura.

We aim to: engage with tamariki and their whānau for those tamariki who…


Rangatahi Physical Activity & Nutrition Coordinator

We provide: individual or group interventions which include education about nutrition and physical activities to reduce health related harm.

We aim to: prevent and manage obesity in children and young…


Koroua and Kuia Early Intervention

Our focus is to provide appropriate iwi/Māori based services.  The service will be run on a day programme basis, and will provide a range of activities with mentally and socially…


Wheelchair Access



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Contact Details

8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

44-46 Tuhoe Street
Taneatua 3123

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44-46 Tuhoe Street
Tāneatua 3123

This page was last updated at 3:47PM on February 10, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by Tūhoe Hauora - Community & Social.