Kaumātua Programmes

Overview    

This service comes under the DHB Kuia & Koroua Services contract. It is driven by kaumātua, for kaumātua and offers health forums, which help to keep the mind active.

He oranga anō o roto i ngā mahi o tēnei kaupapa hei hikohiko i te hinengaro, hei hirihiri i te ngākau, hei korikori i te tinana i runga anō i te koa me te hari.

The service is free and is open to all Kuia and Koroua in:

  • Thames
  • Paeroa
  • Whangamata
  • Whitianga 

The door is open to anyone over the age of 50, male and female, no matter where you come from, or your ethnic group.

Referral Process             

  • The kaumātua themselves
  • The family
  • Other health workers

To make an enquiry about our Kaumātua Programmes, please click here.