Our Health Programmes are Designed to Improve Health and Wellbeing.
MAHIA TE MAHI KIA ORA
Health is more than keeping our bodies well – it’s a part of everything we do. Building healthier whānau and communities takes determination, knowledge and innovation. We’re proud of the health programmes we have developed at NHC, it’s making a difference across Auckland, Waikato, Tairāwhiti and Whanganui.
From giving kids the best start in life, to helping people return to work, to striving for healthier homes, and all the energy and efforts in between – here’s a quick overview:
FOR THE BEST START IN LIFE!
Mana Kidz is a successful nurse led, school health programme addressing important health issues for eligible tamariki.
There is no other programme in Aotearoa like Mana Kidz and it has achieved many positive outcomes…
REDUCING THE IMPACT OF DIABETES
Our Mana Tū programme was co-designed alongside patients with diabetes, clinicians, health service planners and whānau ora providers to improve the impact of whānau living with pre-diabetes and people with poorly controlled diabetes…
MAHI IS GOOD FOR EVERYONE!
The Mana Taimahi programme recognises the positive effects of being employed. There is strong evidence that people in work are generally healthier and happier, with better long term social outcomes than those not in work…
HEALTHY HOMES GIVE TAMARIKI
THE BEST START IN LIFE
Many common illnesses are caused by poorly ventilated, cold and overcrowded homes, with children in particular being affected. The AWHI Hub programme is a free initiative that works to improve housing conditions for whānau in the south Tāmaki Makaurau area….