1. Community Health Service.


This service utilises the network of 5 Marae across the Awakairangi region delivered by teams of clinical and non-clinical staff.


2017/18 Target       500

Achievement            1,257

% Target achieved 241%


In 2017/18, the service provided health screening and support for individuals with low-to-medium level health and social needs relating to:


• Asthma

• Obesity

• Diabetes

• Smoking

Outreach services included cervical screening, smoking cessation and health promotions enabling access for people who had difficulty in accessing centre-based services or who felt more comfortable accessing such services within a matauranga Māori context