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Needs Assessment Service | Nelson Marlborough | Te Whatu Ora

Public Service, Community, Community Health

Today

8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

Description

Our Needs Assessment Service staff assess the needs of people who struggle with daily activities because of a health condition or disability.

We help people identify their individual challenges, goals, and steps needed to achieve these goals. 

We then refer our clients to services such as support groups or physiotherapy, and arrange any required in-home assistance.

Ages

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

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Referral

Referral Expectations

We ask lots of questions to find out how our clients are coping physically and emotionally, and to assess how active they are outside of their home.

Assessments can take between 1-2 hours and staff may enter responses directly into a computer.

Hours

8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (29 Mar), Easter Sunday (31 Mar), Easter Monday (1 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), King's Birthday (3 Jun), Matariki (28 Jun), Labour Day (28 Oct), Marlborough Anniversary (4 Nov), Nelson Anniversary (3 Feb).

Languages Spoken

English

Services Provided

Disability support services

Needs assessment and service coordination (NASC), Disability information and advisory services

  • Needs assessment and service coordination (NASC)
  • Disability information and advisory services

Disability Assistance

Wheelchair access, Wheelchair accessible toilet, Mobility parking space, A longer appointment time, Support to make decisions, More space to move around

Region

Nelson Marlborough

Contact Details

281 Queen Street, Richmond

Nelson Marlborough

8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

281 Queen Street
Richmond
Tasman 7020

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Street Address

281 Queen Street
Richmond
Tasman 7020

Postal Address

Needs Assessment Service
NMH
Private Bag 18
Nelson 7010

This page was last updated at 3:36PM on September 14, 2023. This information is reviewed and edited by Needs Assessment Service | Nelson Marlborough | Te Whatu Ora.