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The primary point of contact for services for older adults is Needs Assessment and Service Coordination (NASC). NASC services cover help to stay at home, support services for carers and entry into residential care. They can also link with other District Health Board (DHB) services and community based agencies.

There are two NASC contacts for Northland;

Listings of services in Northland
Service Name: Health of Older People, Northland DHB
Area Includes: Covers the whole of Northland except Hokianga (see below)
Email: nasc@northlanddhb.org.nz
Website: www.northlanddhb.org.nz
Phone / Fax: 09 430 4131/ 0800 88 88 90  Fax: 09 430 4128
Postal Address: Whangarei Area Hospital, Private Bag 9742, Whangarei 0148
Physical Address: Whangarei Area Hospital, Maunu Road, Whangarei


Service Name: Hauora Hokianga / Hokianga Health
Area Includes: Hokianga, Broadwood, Horeke, Kohukohu, Omapere, Panguru, Rawene
Email: lyn.foster@hokiangahealth.org.nz
Website: www.hokiangahealth.org.nz
Phone / Fax: 09 405 7709 / 021 457 712  Fax: 09 405 7329
Postal Address: Hokianga Health Hospital, Private Bag, Kaikohe
Physical Address: Hokianga Health Hospital, 163 Parnell Street, Rawene
Seniorline compiles lists of services and facilities in Northland. Click on the link for listings of rest homes and hospitals, retirement villages, rental accommodation, homecare agencies, daycare and activities.

Other useful contacts

Meals on wheels: Mid North The number of days this is available depends on the area clients reside.  Contact: John Davis  09 404 0280 ext 5857 or Mavis Heremaia  09 404 0280 ext 5856
  Dargaville Dargaville Hospital Meals on Wheels Contact: 09 439 3330  ext 6701
  Please note that meals on wheels are not available in all areas, check with your local provider
Other meal provider:
Sabres Ezi Meals
80 Station Road, Kamo 09 435 0947 

District Nursing:


09 430 4101   ext 7952


0800 100 643  option 1
  Kerikeri       09 407 9910
  Kawakawa 09 404 2858   ext 5863


09  405 0134
  Kaitaia         09 408 9181   ext 4711
  Mangawhai 09 431 4355
Shuttle Services:

Weekday shuttle service between Whangarei  & Auckland Hospitals. Must book ahead.

To book: Contact NTA Coordinator (09) 430 4101  ext 7405 or 8716

  There is also a daily bus for people with medical appointments that travels from Kaitaia Hospital to Whangarei Hospital
  Linking Hands. Provides a shuttle service between Maungatoroto and other areas to Wellsford and Whangarei (for medical appointments). Contact: (09) 431 8969
Website Link: Healthpoint


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