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Blind Foundation

The Blind Foundation is New Zealand’s main provider of practical and emotional support for the 12,100 Kiwis who are blind or have low vision, enabling them to face the future with confidence. We equip people with the skills to participate fully in society. This includes support in living independently, getting around, using technology, continuing to read and communicate, being socially active and staying in or looking for work.

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Website: http://www.blindfoundation.org.nz

Bollards Pharmacy

Full Pharmacy

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Breast Screen Aotearoa

National call centre

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Bush Supergrans

Helping Families to Flourish

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Cancer Society

National call centre

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Central PHO

Services of: Clinical dietitian, physical activity coordinator, respiratory services, support worker, mental health counselling

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Chiropractor

Dannevirke Family Chiropractic

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Community Cervical Screening

Cervical Screening for women 20-70 years. Mainly targeting Maori, Pacific & Asian women.

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Community Health Services

District Nurses, social workers, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, outpatient clinics, mental health and alcohol and other drug services

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Community Hospital

Inpatient and Maternity ward, X-ray and ultrasound, mobile surgical bus once a month

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Dannevirke Health Centre

Health Centre with GP and nursing services

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Dannevirke Library

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Website: http://www.tararuadc.govt.nz/

Dannevirke Menz Shed

For men to connect with other men, and get involved in practical and manual activities. Open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10am to 4pm

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Dental Clinic

Dannevirke South School Dental Clinic: FREE for children 0-12 years

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Dental Clinic

Pahiatua School: FREE for children 0-12 years

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Dentist

Lumino: FREE for children and youth 13-18 years

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Dentist

Dannevirke Dental Centre: FREE for children and youth 13-18 years

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Dentist

Kevin Wong: FREE for children and youth 13-18 years

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Dentist

David Symes: FREE for children and youth 13-18 years

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Drug Info Now

fast free confidential information about drugs via text message

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Website: http://www.drug.org.nz

East Coast Rural Support Trust

Jane Tylee, Tararua Coordinator

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Eketahuna Community Garden

Community Garden

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Eketahuna Health Centre

Health Centre with GP and nursing services

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Eketahuna Library

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Website: http://www.tararuadc.govt.nz/

Eketahuna Menz Shed

For men to connect with other men, and get involved in practical and manual activities.

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Health of Older Person Service

Support Services for the healthy wellbeing of older people in Tararua

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Healthline

National call centre

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Hearing & Vision clinic

Held in the Public Health Nurses rooms every two months

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Hearing Association

Hearing testing, Monday to Friday 9 am to 12 noon

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Heartland Services

A community hub for government & community services, eg Wairarapa REAP services, Work & Income services, IRD

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Website: http://www.heartlandservices.govt.nz

Kaitoki Marae

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Literacy Tamaki nui a Rua

Training in literacies & computer skills. Volunteering opportunities.

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Makirikiri Marae

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Manage My Health

See your doctor and ask to be to signed up to access your healthcare information online at home

Medlab Central

Medical Testing Laboratory

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Midcentral District Health Board

District Health Service Provider

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Multiple Sclerosis

Social worker support, support groups meet in Palmerston North

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Website: http://www.mscentral.org.nz

Norsewood Health Centre

Health Centre with GP and nursing services

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Optometrists

Visique

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Optometrists

Visique

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Osteopath

The Osteopathic Clinic

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Pahiatua Community Garden

Learning Life Skills

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Pahiatua Free Budget Service

Free confidential financial assistance & mentoring, building financial capability

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Pahiatua Health Centre

Health Centre with GP and nursing services

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Pahiatua Library

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Website: http://www.tararuadc.govt.nz/

Pahiatua Marae Inc

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Pahiatua Menz Shed

For men to connect with other men, and get involved in practical and manual activities. Tuesday and Thursday 1.30pm to 4.00pm.

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Papauma Marae

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Physiotherapist Dannevirke

Aimee Feck Physiotherapy

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Physiotherapist Pahiatua

Jill Woods

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Podiatrist

PHO Diabetes Foot Clinic

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Podiatrist

Private services

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Podiatrist

PHO Diabetes Foot Clinic

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Public Health Nurse Dannevirke

Work in schools and pre-schools and their communities, work with children, young people and their whanau. School staff, parents, whanau refer children with health concerns to the Public Health Nurse.

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Public Health Nurse Pahiatua

Work in schools and pre-schools and their communities, work with children, young people and their whanau. School staff, parents, whanau refer children with health concerns to the Public Health Nurse.

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Quitline Stop smoking Support

National call centre

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Rangitane o Tamaki nui a Rua

Te Kete Hauora: Provides Kaupapa Maori services, activity based recovery service (non-clinical), community child, adolescent & youth services for co-existing problems (non-clinical), alcohol & other drug community support service (clinical0, Kaupapa maori Adult mental Health (non-clinical), alcohol and other drug services for community offenders.

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Salvation Army in Dannevirke

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Salvation Army in Woodville

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Sport Manawatu

Promoting activity every day for all ages and backgrounds through sport, recreation and activity.  Sport Manawatu is the resource and source of information for all sporting activities in the Tararua district.

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Website: http://www.sportmanawatu.org.nz

Tararua REAP- Adult & Community Education ACE

Provision & coordination of community based education, foundations skills & pathways into other learning opportunities that meet community learning needs for youth adults and whanau. Providing workshops and seminars in Northern Tararua that support improving skills for participating in industry, progressing career paths, further learning and/or employment and improving skills for Maori and Pasifika learners.

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Website: http://www.tararuareap.co.nz

Te Ahu a Turanga Marae

Community Marae - available for hire

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Te Wananga o Tamaki Nui a Rua

Encourages Adult Education in Horticulture and Te Reo Maori.

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Tiwhanawhana Trust

For Takatapui to 'tell our stories, build our communities and leave a legacy'

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Website: http://www.tiwhanawhana.com

Veterinary Services Dannevirke

Tararua Vet Services Ltd

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Veterinary Services Eketahuna

Keinzley Agvet Veterinary solutions

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Veterinary Services Pahiatua

Tararua Vet Services Ltd

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Volunteer Resource Centre

Volunteering

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Website: http://www.vrcmanawatu.org.nz

Wairarapa REAP - Adult & community education

Supporting education in southern Tararau through Adults ACE programmes

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Wairarapa REAP - Community learning opportunities and activities

Supporting education in southern Tararau through Community activities

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Wards Pharmacy

Full Pharmacy

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Whiti Te Ra Marae

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Woodville Health Centre

Health Centre with GP and nursing services

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Woodville Library

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Website: http://www.tararuadc.govt.nz/

Woodville Medicine Depot

Daily courier pharmacy service from Botanical Rd Pharmacy, Palmerston North

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