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Ngā Kākano Foundation - Community Health Services

Community Health Service, Kaupapa Māori

Note: This is NOT a RAT Collection Site.  Please refer to the list of RATS Collection Sites. 


8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Covid-19 testing

GP practice - enrolled patients only

This practice provides COVID-19 testing to enrolled patients. Please call the practice for more information.


Mā te mātauranga kia tipu ako ake ngā rangatiratanga,a ngā tikanga otira te whānau.

Ngā Kākano Foundation is a tangata whenua owned and operated organisation providing health and social services to whānau/families living in the Te Puke District. 

Our services include


Child / Tamariki, Youth / Rangatahi, Adult / Pakeke, Older adult / Kaumātua

How do I access this service?


Website / App


All community services are free of charge


8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Matariki (24 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct), Auckland Anniversary (30 Jan), Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (7 Apr), Easter Sunday (9 Apr), Easter Monday (10 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (5 Jun).

Languages Spoken

English, Māori

Services Provided

Child / Tamariki

Ngā Kākano wants every mokopuna (baby and child) to have the best start in life.

Ngā Kākano nurses and kaiāwhina can visit you in your home, at the marae, Kōhanga…


Youth / Rangatahi

Ngā Kākano is committed to supporting rangatahi and helping them navigate health and other issues, in order to equip and support them to make positive decisions for the future they…


Older adult / Kaumātua

We provide opportunities for Kaumātua and Kuia to remain active, independent and healthy.

Community nursing

  • Asthma
  • Diabetes
  • Immunisation
  • Kaupapa Māori
  • Respiratory

Family / whānau

Injury, illness or disability

  • Self management

Kaupapa Māori

Mother and child / Māmā and pēpi

  • Breast feeding
  • Health checks
  • Immunisation
  • Postnatal support

Pregnancy and parenting

Screening and prevention

  • Diabetes

Wellness / healthy lifestyle

  • Exercise and activity
  • Healthy eating

Whānau Ora

  • Kaupapa Māori

Wheelchair Access



Side Door - Please use the side door to enter and exit the building

(parking lot)

Front Door - Under L2 restrictions this door will be locked temporarily

(closer to main road)

Back Door - Under L2 restrictions this door will be used ONLY for access to the assessment clinic (Covid room)

(opposite public toilets)


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Contact Details

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

50 Jellicoe Street
Te Puke
Bay of Plenty 3119

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Street Address

50 Jellicoe Street
Te Puke
Bay of Plenty 3119

Postal Address

PO Box 380
Te Puke

This page was last updated at 3:14PM on March 4, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by Ngā Kākano Foundation - Community Health Services.