Manawa Ora Healthy Homes Initiatives

Manawa Ora Healthy Homes Initiatives is a FREE service that supports whānau with tamariki to create warmer, drier, healthier homes. Manawa Ora can provide:

  • insulation
  • curtains
  • carpets or rugs
  • heating
  • beds and bedding

If you have a Community Services Card, and you are pregnant or have children under 5, you may be eligible.

Talk to the following people about making a referral for you:

  • Doctor
  • Midwife or Lead Maternity Carer
  • Your ward nurse (if you have recently been in hospital)
  • Public health nurse
  • Family Start or social worker
  • Plunket nurse or Tamariki Ora nurse
  • School sore throat swabbing provider.

Manawa Ora can help regardless of your housing situation – whether you live in your own home, a rental or Housing New Zealand house, or need help to find a home.

For more information:

Referral forms and information sheets can be found here.

To talk to someone contact:

Manawa Ora Regional Coordinator
(09) 438 1015