“Whakamanatia te wahine hei oranga whānau.”
– Inspiring women to raise healthy families.

At Turuki Health Care, we believe a healthy start means a healthy future, so our key focus has always been the health of Mama and Pepi (Mothers and Babies). We specialise in providing wrap-around services to pre-school aged children/tamariki and their wider whānau members, including:

We’re proud to say that in the last year, we have provided services and support to:

  • 20,000 children/tamariki and taiohi/youth through the Rheumatic Fever programme. This included taking up to 10,000 throat swabs per month
  • 301 vulnerable children/tamariki under 5 through Family Start
  • 109 vulnerable children/tamariki under 5 and their whānau, through Parents as First Teachers
  • 42 mama and 44 pepi through the Mama and Pepi service
  • 6,000 enrolled patients at our GP clinic (of which, 2250 are Māori and 2445 are Pacific)
  • 50 youth with mental health issues through specialist GP consultations
  • whānau from 17 different ethnicities
  • mothers birthing around 200 babies.