Nga Kete Matauranga Pounamu

Contact and address

Physical address 92 Spey Street
Postal address PO Box 1749
Phone 03 214 5260
Fax 03 214 5262

About us

Nga Kete is a kaupapa Māori health provider offering a range of health, social and educational services. Our services are free, flexible and friendly. They include addiction counselling, aukati kaipaipa, mobile nursing, rongoā, tauira tautoko and kaumātua outings. We also manage Te Koawa Turoa o Takitimu, a property which is available for hui, wānanga, camps, conferences, backpackers and campers.

Health and disability services we offer

  • Whānau ora health promotion and prevention
  • Disease management and screening
  • Alcohol, drug and gambling counselling
  • Disability support
  • Health care plans
  • Strength and balance for kaumātua
  • Turn-around programme for first-time offenders
  • Nutrition
  • Breastfeeding health promotion/support

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Area we serve


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