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We have been providing independent, quality health care to Napier since 1994. Our services are mobile, and free.

"Kua tawhiti ke to haerenga mai, kia kore e haere tonu. He tino nui rawa ou mahi, kia kore e mahi nui tonu".

"You have come too far not to go further. You have done too much not to do more".

Our Vision

Healthy, strong, well educated and informed communities.

Our Mission

To fund and provide a broad range of health, education and social services based on kaupapa Maori practices within New Zealand and in particular for the people of Ahuriri and broader Ngati Kahungunu boundaries, with a particular emphasis on meeting the specific needs of Maori.

Don’t let a sore throat lead to a hurting heart

Many of us will fix our child’s sore throat with a warm lemon drink and an early night, however, the message from Te Kupenga Hauora

Te Kupenga Hauora – Ahuriri Service Manager Nancy Taane’s nieces and nephews Mainline, Kararaina, Custom and Victoria, as well as their Mum Tania, have a good understanding of rheumatic fever and know to get any sore throats checked as soon as possible.
Responding to the community: Marae-based health services

EARLIER this year Te Kupenga Hauora - Ahuriri spoke with a number of residents in the community to find out what they wanted or felt

Stop smoking success a whānau effort

Emotional about her youngest daughter relocating to Australia it was Easter weekend 2016, while having a smoke with her son-in-law

Char Gannaway has been smokefree for a year, motivated by her love for her whānau and supported by her daughter Kylee, Community Support Worker – Stop Smoking Service at Te Kupenga Hauora – Ahuriri.