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.

Reid Technology

Supplies the following: Assistive Listening Devices and Alarm Systems Stock a wide range of amplified telephones – both corded and cordless, as well as wireless alarm systems for the deaf and hearing impaired. We also stock infra-red cordless systems for television and radio for home or office, and cross-the-counter hearing aid batteries. Personal amplifiers are … Continued

PHARMAC Pharmaceutical Management Agency

Pharmac provides pharmaceutical treatment and from within the amount of funding provided. For more information, talk to your pharmacist, your doctor, or call PHARMAC on the toll free number above.

Look Good Feel Better

Offering all women suffering from cancer a workshop covering hair care and beauty advice. Workshops offer a fun morning of pampering and caring advice. Workshops are held in Christchurch , Timaru and the West Coast and Ashburton and are a free community service. Workshops are held 2 times a month. Pick up an application form … Continued

Pacific Island Health Clinic – Pacific Trust Canterbury

Vision “Pacific Trust Canterbury will be the provider of choice in health, social and education services to children, young people and families delivered by Pacific people with Pacific values” Mission “To enable Pacific and all communities to reach their full potential through the provision of quality services”. For information regarding services ring the above number. … Continued