Hutt Valley DHB News Update

Through Keri Dougal the Director Maori Health Hutt Valley District Health Board , we learn the following advice, e ngā iwi kia āta whakarongo mai.

There is a free online course which is open to everyone and I’ts called 'COVID-19: Tackling the Novel Coronavirus'

It is delivered by London School of Hygiene

And would take about 4 hours per week for 3 weeks . It has some really solid information.

We’ve got the link and its available to you right now. If you’d like the link, send us an email to and the Atiawa Toa FM crew will take care of that.

Hutt Valley District Health Board also announce that In line with alert level 4,

strict visitor policies are in place.

In short, no visitors are allowed in the hospital, except for one whānau member with a hapū mama ready to birth, the tamariki and/ or someone who is palliative care.

The website has all the information you need at