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Pacific Island Advisory & Cultural Trust (PIACT) - Community Health & Social Services

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Description

PIACT's purpose is to see an integrated Pacific community on an equal footing with mainstream New Zealand while retaining our cultural integrity.

Below are the community health, social and education services we offer, however we provide a wraparound approach to wellbeing that also involves mental health services and aims to support not only the client but the family as well.

How do I access this service?

Walk in, Contact us, Make an appointment, Referral

Hours

Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

The PIACT reception is staffed Monday to Friday 9.00am to 4.00pm.

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Languages Spoken

Cook Islands Maori, English, Samoan

Charges

No fees apply.

Service Types

Pacific Island people

Community health services

  • Pacific Island Nurse weekly walk-in clinic each Tuesday from 10.30am - 1.30pm. 
  • Monthly nurse-led diabetes clinic. Walk in, appointments preferred. 
  • Monthly nurse-led smear clinic. Appointments required. 
  • Regular hearing service clinic.…

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Social services

  • Our Social Worker connects with individuals and families in need, providing guidance and support to and through appropriate services. 
  • Whanau Ora is a goal setting programme for Pacific Island families…

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Education services

  • Kew Pacific Early Learning Centre, an enterprise of PIACT. A centre that provides a learning environment that is rich in Pasifika language, culture, and identity. Cultural values such as love,…

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Whanau Ora

  • Pacific Island people

Advocacy

Youth

Family / whanau

  • Support
  • Whanau Ora

Transport

  • Hospital transport/ shuttle

Wellness / healthy lifestyle

  • Exercise and activity

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Region

Southland

Contact Details

135 Bowmont Street
Appleby
Invercargill
Southland 9812

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Street Address

135 Bowmont Street
Appleby
Invercargill
Southland 9812

Postal Address

PO Box 369
Invercargill 9840

This page was last updated at 1:15PM on August 5, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Pacific Island Advisory & Cultural Trust (PIACT) - Community Health & Social Services.