Riccarton Baptist Church (Oak Development Trust)

Oak Development Trust provides resources to help meet the social, emotional, physical and spiritual needs in the Riccarton area. It is an initiative of the Riccarton Baptist Church. NAIL CLINICS – cutting of nails by Nurses 6 weekly on Tuesdays 10am – 4pm. Telephone Carol Renouf 385 4634 or 027 2820693 to make an appointment. … Continued

Mental Health Foundation

The Mental Health Foundation of New Zealand’s work focuses on making mental health everybody’s business. What we do is diverse and expansive, with campaigns and services that cover all aspects of mental health and wellbeing. We take a holistic approach to mental health, promoting what we know makes and keeps people mentally well. We provide … Continued

National Cervical Screening Programme

Benefits of being on the NCSP Register: The register is a record of all womens’ results and it provides a back-up to the recall service provided by the smear taker, including: initial results letter; notifications letter if the result is not normal; a reminder if the next cervical smear is overdue; a record of a … Continued

Canbreathe ( Asthma Society Inc Canterbury )

Canbreathe is a not-for-profit incorporated society. Employ specialist registered nurses to help those affected by asthma, COPD or other respiratory conditions. The following are either FREE or heavily subsidized. * Free consultations for people unsure about the best way to manage their asthma and COPD, at the clinic or at your place * Free education … Continued

Canterbury District Health Board ( CDHB )

The Canterbury DHB was created January 1st 2001 as part of the government’s health reforms and is responsible for government funded health and disability services in the Canterbury area and runs the public hospitals in the region. It is working with other health providers to promote ‘wellness’ in our community. Their Board meetings are open … Continued

Older Persons Refugee and Migrant Health Group

A sub group of Eldercare Canterbury. The community working together to integrate & improve health services for the well being of Canterbury’s older people. Contact Kirsten for meeting dates & times.

Christchurch Kidney Society Inc

Offer information, assistance, fellowship and social opportunities to people with chronic kidney disease. The centre is open Monday-Friday from 10am-1pm. The Field Officer is in attendance on Mondays,Wednesdays and Fridays. Volunteers staff it on the other days. The centre is open for patients, supporters, and others to drop in for some hospitality. They have up … Continued

Al-Anon Information Helpline

Al- Anon Information Helpline  offers support services for relatives and friends of problem drinkers. Hours of operation are: 10.00am to 2.30pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays. Outside these hours call above number and they will be directed to an after hours contact.

Pegasus Health

Welcome to Pegasus Health General Practice Pegasus Health is about General Practice. There are 246 independent General Practitioners, 270 Practice Nurses, over 400 other practice staff including Locums, Practice Managers and support people. Everyday they work in 105 neighbourhoods throughout Christchurch. Each week Pegasus Health GPs and Practice Nurses provide healthcare for around 40,000 Canterbury … Continued

Water Safety NZ – Fencing of Swimming Pools

The relevant information regarding Fencing of Swimming Pools Act 1987 is found on the website. Further information can be obtained by contacting Water Safety NZ at the above telephone numbers, or emailing them, or postal address.