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Green Prescription - Otago & Southland

Community Health Service

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8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Description

Our trained Green Prescription (GRx) staff provide free personalised support for you to begin your journey to a healthier, more active you.  The programme is designed to enhance physical, mental and social wellbeing through free physical activity and healthy eating support. We will work with you to find the best solution for your circumstances, whether you are new or returning to physical activity.

Our Service Includes:

  • Ideas, tips and information about healthy eating and activity/sport options.
  • Trial passes and subsidised rates for some facilities/physical activity options.
  • Opportunities and support to try new things.
  • Goal setting and motivational support.

In Southland, our support is provided via phone-based consultations (once a month for three months)

For more information, see the Sport Southland website here.

In Otago, we provide face-to-face support and activity sessions (activity sessions are in Dunedin only)

For more information, see the Sport Otago website here. 

Green Prescription - Active Families

Active Families is a free health intervention programme aimed at 4 - 18 year olds and their families who are looking for support and guidance towards achieving a healthy balance of regular physical activity and good nutrition.

How do I access this service?

Contact us

Referral

Other

Click here to complete a self-referral form for Otago.

Click here to complete a self-referral form for Southland.

Hours

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Service Types

Wellness / healthy lifestyle

  • Exercise and activity
  • Healthy eating
  • Mindfulness and mental wellbeing

Child

Green Presciption - Active Families is a health intervention programme aimed at 4 - 18 year olds and their families.

Family / whanau

Youth

Green Presciption - Active Families is a health intervention programme aimed at 4 - 18 year olds and their families.

Charges

No fees apply.

Region

Dunedin - South Otago, Southland

Contact Details

40 Logan Park Drive, Dunedin

Dunedin - South Otago

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ILT Stadium Southland, Invercargill

Southland

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This page was last updated at 2:10PM on March 1, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Green Prescription - Otago & Southland.