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Pacific Island Community (Tauranga) Trust

Community Health Service, Pasifika, Social

Today

8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

Description

Supporting our Pasifika People to be visible for the right reasons by helping them to achieve their goals and aspirations.

PICTT is a Pacific Island Health and Social Service based in Tauranga, whose vision is to support and create pathways for our Pacifica community to thrive.

Some of the services we provide are Mobile Nursing Service, Outpatient Advocacy, Social Service and Community Support Worker.  

We run a Health Clinic daily by appointment only with one of our nurses, offering health checks which includes smear tests, blood pressure, hepatitis and other checks.

We work alongside Poutiri Trust with our Covid 19 Response plan - we vaccinate once a week on site, feel free to book your appointment vaccine with us.

We offer a whole host of other services, we work in partnership with Tai O Fenua (a Pasifika ECE), as well as facilitating community events.

We have a focus on community development and supporting grass-roots projects. 

Staff

We have a team of 11 staff members:

Registered Nurse

Social Worker

Outpatient Advocate

Community Support Worker

Youth Support Worker

Whānau Ora Navigator

Whānau Ora Administrator

Community Development Advisor

Receptionist/Administrator

Financial Administrator

CEO

Ages

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

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Make an appointment, Referral

Charges

All services are fully funded and free to access

Hours

8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct).
Christmas: Open 20 Dec — 22 Dec. Closed 23 Dec — 7 Jan.

Languages Spoken

Cook Islands Māori, English, Fijian, Kiribati, Samoan, Niuean, Tokelauan, Tongan, Tuvaluan

Services Provided

Advocacy

We also deliver a Youth Mental Health contract - this contract is working in partnership with various schools and community organisations to deliver programmes for youth.

Community nursing

  • Cervical screening
  • Diabetes
  • Hospital in the home
  • Immunisation
  • Older adult / Kaumātua
  • Pacific Island mobile nursing
  • Respiratory
  • Smoking cessation
  • Womens wellness
  • Wound care

PICTT is accredited to administer the flu vaccine, Well Child vaccines, and we are also in the process of being accredited to administer the Covid-19 vaccine.

Pacific Island people

Advocacy

Cultural support

  • Pacific Island people

Social work

Wheelchair Access

No

Parking

We have 3 parking spaces for visitors

Region

Bay of Plenty

Contact Details

26 Twelfth Avenue
Tauranga South
Tauranga
Bay of Plenty 3112

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Street Address

26 Twelfth Avenue
Tauranga South
Tauranga
Bay of Plenty 3112

Postal Address

26 Twelfth Avenue
Tauranga South 3112

This page was last updated at 6:25PM on November 10, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Pacific Island Community (Tauranga) Trust.