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Green Prescription - Otago & Southland

Community Health Service

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8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Description

Green Prescription is a free intervention programme aimed at those aged 17 and above. 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, we provide initial phone consultation and phone-based support (once a month for three months).

For more information, see the Sport Southland website here.

In Otago, we provide initial phone consultation and phone-based support (once a month for three months or longer).

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?

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Referral

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

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

Charges

No fees apply.

Hours

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Services Provided

Wellness / healthy lifestyle

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

Child / Tamariki

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

Family / whānau

Youth / Rangatahi

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

Region

Dunedin - South Otago, Southland

Contact Details

40 Logan Park Drive, Dunedin

Dunedin - South Otago

40 Logan Park Drive
North Dunedin
Dunedin 9016

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Street Address

40 Logan Park Drive
North Dunedin
Dunedin 9016

This page was last updated at 3:39PM on May 10, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Green Prescription - Otago & Southland.