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The Calder Centre

Primary Healthcare Service

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9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Description

The Calder Centre - providing affordable, accessible healthcare for all.

We have shifted to 23 Union Street, Auckland. Calder contact details remain the same.

The Auckland City Mission opened the doors to its new medical centre, The Calder Centre, on 3 June 2008, named in honour of Jasper Calder, the Auckland City Mission’s first Missioner.

The Calder Centre is a joint initiative between the Auckland Primary Health Organisation (PHO), Auckland District Health Board and Auckland City Mission to bring primary healthcare services to the most marginalised Aucklanders, many of whom have extremely high and complex health needs.

The service is set up as a very low cost General Practice and is closely integrated with the Mission's Social Work services.

The centre is open to the general public and specialises in providing accessible, affordable care to the homeless, families and individuals in crisis, clients with mental health concerns, and those with alcohol and other drug related problems. Due to barriers such as lack of finances, trust issues, cultural issues and very chaotic lifestyles many of these clients do not have a regular access to a GP. You are welcome to bring a support person to your clinic appointment.

All children and teenagers up to the age of 18 are free of charge.

The Calder Centre is at 23 Union Street, Auckland and is open Monday to Friday. Phone: (09) 303 9266 for information or to make an appointment.

Located in the same building is Hobson Street Pharmacy, providing additional healthcare services to the community.

We have Hepatitis C, podiatry and mental health assessment clinics onsite.

General Practitioners

Hours

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

After hours cover:

Emergencies: dial 111 for an ambulance

Urgent medical care:

8am to 8pm White Cross Ponsonby, 202 Ponosnby Road, Auckland

Ascot 24/7 (White Cross), Ground floor, Ascot Hospital, 90 Greenlane Road East,Greenlane, Auckland 

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.
Christmas: Open 23 Dec — 24 Dec. Closed 25 Dec — 26 Dec. Open 27 Dec. Closed 28 Dec — 29 Dec. Open 30 Dec — 31 Dec. Closed 1 Jan — 2 Jan. Open 3 Jan.

Enrolling new patients

Yes

This practice is enrolling new patients.

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Languages Spoken

English

Fees

Enrolled Patient Fees

Under 14 yearsFree
14-17 yearsFree
18-24 years$16
25-44 years$16
45-64 years$16
65+ years$16

Different charges apply to casual and non-enrolled patients and for other services.

There is $10.00 consult with the nurse if not seeing a doctor at the same time.

Services

Adult and Child Medical Care

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Minor Surgery

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Repeat Prescriptions

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Lab Results

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IUCD Insertion

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Immunisation

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Cervical Screening

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ECG

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Spirometry

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Well Child/Tamariki Ora Health Checks – Birth to Three Years

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Liquid Nitrogen

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Contact Details

23 Union Street
Auckland 1010

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Street Address

23 Union Street
Auckland 1010

Postal Address

PO Box 5352
Wellesley Street
Auckland 1141

This page was last updated at 9:46AM on July 30, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by The Calder Centre.