Health Services & Information

Alzheimers Association of New Zealand

Alzheimers organisations provide information, support and education for people affected by dementia and their supporters.   The Rotorua contact is  listed below along  with the ‘national’ website which hosts useful resources about Dementia.

Contact Details

Phone:
07 349 0053
Email:
[email protected]
Website:
www.alzheimers.org.nz/
Address:
1172 Haupapa Street Rotorua

Foot Mechanics – Podiatry

We are foot and lower limb professionals with expertise in the areas of foot, arch, heel, shin, knee and lower back pain.  Local Rotorua Podiatrist is Innes Graham with contact details listed below.

Contact Details

Phone:
07 346 0697
Email:
[email protected]
Website:
www.footmechanicspodiatry.co.nz/
Address:
1198 Amohia St Rotorua

Parkinson’s New Zealand

Resource centre for education and publications on Parkinsons disease.  Parkinson’s NZ works closely with other neurological organisations and in some less populated areas Parkinson’s Community Educator Services are supplied by the Multiple Sclerosis Society.
Rotorua Community Educator’s contact is listed below and the national website and phone number listed under contact details.

Community Educator Rotorua Contact:
Fiona Leighton  Email:
Phone:(07) 343 7986
Mobile: 021 155 3365

Contact Details

Phone:
0800 473 4636
Website:
www.parkinsons.org.nz/
Address:
Rotorua Community Health Hub Level 1 - 1172 Haupapa Street Rotorua

HealthLine

Funded by the Ministry of Health, Healthline is New Zealand’s national telephone health service offering free advice from our trained registered nurses 24 hours, 7 days per week.  Call Healthline on 0800 611 116 if you are;

  • feeling unwell but not sure whether you need to see a doctor
  • needing some urgent advice about a family member or friend who’s sick
  • on holiday and want to know where the nearest doctor or pharmacy is

 

Contact Details

Phone:
0800 611 116
Email:
[email protected]
Website:
www.health.govt.nz/your-health/services-and-support/health-care-services/healthline

Seniorline

An excellent resource for helping older people navigate the health system.  Providing information to assist with decisions on staying at home, moving to retirement villages or rest homes as well as home and day care.

Contact Details

Phone:
0800 725 463
Website:
www.adhb.govt.nz/seniorline/

Lakes District Health Board

Lakes DHB is responsible for funding provision of the majority of health services in the Lakes district. Hospital and community services operate from two key facilities, Rotorua and Taupo hospitals.   View direct links for information on Needs Assessment and Travel Assistance   A range of other useful resources can be found on the website including  ‘Health News’ and ‘Health Awareness’ week information under the News and Publications section.

Contact Details

Phone:
07 348 1199
Website:
www.lakesdhb.govt.nz
Address:
1249 Arawa St Rotorua 3010

QE Health

QE Health offers a wide range of health and spa services and has an excellent onsite gym.  Some services may require referrals and include Physio support, pilates, spa services, bone density testing, fracture liaison, podiatry, psychology and counselling.  

Contact Details

Phone:
07 343 1665
Email:
[email protected]
Website:
www.qehealth.co.nz
Address:
1073 Whakaue St Rotorua 3010