With the official arrival of summer, many of us are gearing up for a well-deserved break with whānau and friends.
19 Dec, 2022 |
For our tamariki (children), experiencing emotion, processing how it makes them feel and figuring out how to manage those feelings is a big learning curve. That’s why Mana Ake – Stronger for Tomorrow has been providing support not just for children, but for the whānau (family) who support them, and it’s proved a big hit.
16 Dec, 2022 |
A cuppa, cookie and a natter doesn’t sound like your normal prescription, but it’s proving a winning combination for patients of St Martins Medical Practice who are attending a newly established ‘Talking Café’.
31 Oct, 2022 |
Lyttleton-based couple Andrea Solzer and Matthias Blattner want what all parents want – for their children to be safe, happy and healthy. When their youngest daughter became increasingly frustrated and reluctant to participate at school, teachers suggested one-to-one support through Mana Ake – Stronger for tomorrow, an initiative that supports schools, families and whānau when children are experiencing issues that impact their wellbeing.
15 Sep, 2022 |
People with experience of chronic pain are being called on to help redesign health services to ensure there’s a range of support across community and specialist services.
12 Aug, 2022 |
Laughter is often referred to as the best medicine, which Te Tumu Waiora’s Health Improvement Practitioners were treated with at an afternoon of connection and self-care held last month at the Design Lab.
11 Aug, 2022 |
Funding for a programme which aims to support people recently released from prison to re-engage with their general practice in Canterbury has been extended.
11 Jul, 2022 |
Jennifer Voice is feeling well cared for this winter, thanks to the support of the Care Coordination Nursing team at Riccarton Clinic.
05 Jul, 2022 |