Tamariki Ora / Well Child
This service is for children of all cultures aged 0 to 5 years and their family/whānau, providing assistance and education to mothers and guardians about the care of their babies.
The purpose of this service is:
• To assist with screening
• To provide education
• To offer a support service
By providing on-going assessment and assistance, the best possible start is ensured for the child. Regular milestone checking ensures that the whānau/family is given access to additional services for the child where required.
Babies and children milestones and growth are monitored. Checks are at:
• 6 weeks
• 3 months
• 5 months
• 9 -10 months
• 15 months
• 2 years
• 3 years
Four year olds are given a B4 School check - hearing, vision and growth - ensuring their readiness for school.
Referrals are accepted from the LMC (Lead Maternity Carer). If you have shifted into the area, please contact Te Korowai.