Thrive ( previously Port Hills Therapists )

Helping people stay well, happy and active in their homes and communities ie. Thrive Catherine Fink and Louise Tapper are proud to present Thrive. They have rebranded from Port Hill Therapists as Thrive better represents what they do. Check out the fresh new website The key services remain the same and are: • Positive … Continued

Therapy Professionals Limited

This organisation has a motivated team of expert therapists, carefully selected to provide a fully integrated service to people with disabilities and their carers. A range of therapists: Physio, Speech Language, Music, Occupational Therapists, Dieticians and Therapy assistants. Therapy Professionals works with: -the elderly -children with special needs -people with head injuries -those with physical … Continued

Falls prevention – Home based

The Care Coordination Centre receives referrals from GPs and other health professionals for the Home Based Exercise Programme and coordinate the providers to meet your needs. Have you fallen in the last 12 months? And are you aged 65 years or over? If you want to access the Home Based Exercise Programme and have a … Continued

Green Prescriptions

The Green Prescription (GRx) programme is run by Sport Canterbury and is for people wanting support & guidance with increasing their level of activity. This free service talks individuals through their current level of activity, helps them set realistic goals & develop an activity plan suited to their individual needs & lifestyle. Four months of … Continued

Burwood Hospital Hospital Occupational Therapy

Have a community team and an in-patient team. A referral by G.P., District Nurse, Field Officer or Specialist is generally required. Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Dietician, Seating, Wheelchair and Speech Therapy are offered in a home environment by the community team. Assessment, treatment, housing alterations and provision of equipment, rails, wheelchairs, etc. if clients needs meet … Continued

Multiple Sclerosis & Parkinson’s Canterbury

Founded in 1962, MS & Parkinson’s Canterbury has been a large part of the Christchurch Community for 60 years. We provide a range of services such as: Exercise classes and individual exercise programmes Nurse appointments Physio assessments Social activities Peer support groups   We have a purpose-built gym, studio, and education facilities at BrainTree and … Continued