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Fale Pasifika o Aoraki

Community Health Service, Pasifika, Social


316 Thames Highway, Ōamaru


Fale Pasifika O Aoraki provides support for Pacific people living in our region, from Ashburton to Ōamaru right through the Mackenzie District. Some of services include:

  • Whānau Ora
  • Fakelekesi Mareqeta (mother & pepe programme)
  • Emergency Housing
  • Pacific Health Homes Project
  • Whānau Resiliency
  • Prevention & Intervention of family violence.  

 We are here to help you get sorted; contact us for help with government departments, completion of forms, health and wellbeing etc. We run the local anti-violence campaign and are here to listen when you need it. We also organise and run many community groups and events. 

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Adult / Pakeke

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Referral, Walk in, Make an appointment


Our services are provided free of charge.


316 Thames Highway, Ōamaru

Mon – Tue9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thu – Fri9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Languages Spoken

English, Cook Islands Māori, Fijian, Samoan, Tongan

Services Provided

Abuse, Family Violence and Mental Health

We run the local anti-violence campaign and some one-on-one and family services.

We run workshops that educate and raise awareness of family violence for Pacific people and families.

Family violence…


Pacific Island people

Social services

Services we provide include:

  • Someone to help you approach Government departments such as:

 - Work & income
 - IRD
 - ACC
 - Housing NZ
 - Ministry of Justice
 - Immigration NZ…



Wellness / healthy lifestyle

  • Exercise and activity
  • Healthy eating

Staying healthy, encouraging youth in playing sports etc.

Encourage and support them to join in the community events.

Screening and prevention

  • Cervical screening
  • Diabetes
  • Immunisation
  • Rheumatic fever

Support to access primary healthcare services.

Support and host any of the above such as hosting the Pink Cancer Caravan touring our three regions.

Promoting and supporting the National Bowel…



  • One-on-one
  • Anger management


Family / whānau

  • Parenting education
  • Postnatal support
  • Whānau Ora

Whānau Ora

  • Pacific Island people

Abuse and violence

  • Education programmes
  • Information & support

Cultural support

  • Pacific Island people


Wheelchair Access



Canterbury, South Canterbury, Waitaki

Contact Details

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CCS Building
316 Thames Highway
Oamaru North
OTA 9400

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Street Address

CCS Building
316 Thames Highway
Ōamaru North
OTA 9400

Postal Address

PO Box 983
Timaru 7940

This page was last updated at 10:01AM on March 19, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Fale Pasifika o Aoraki.