Tamariki Ora

About us

Tamariki Ora provides a free Well Child service to whānau in the Hutt Valley area, from birth to 5 years.

Our Tamariki Ora service supports whānau so your tamariki grows and develops to their full potential.

  • We deliver health education and promotion
  • We provide health and development assessments
  • We support tamariki and whānau health and wellbeing

Our service is a gateway to other community and specialised services such as health, education, and social services.

Our staff

Michelle McGregor leads this service. She is a Registered Nurse with specialist Tamariki Ora training and many years’ experience. She leads a team of nurses, doctor and Kaiāwhina:

  • Dr Larisa Koning – Doctor
  • Michelle McGregor – WellChild Tamariki Ora Nurse | Team Lead
  • Lil Tuhaka – WellChild Tamariki Ora Nurse
  • Kelsey Broughton – WellChild Tamariki Ora Nurse
  • Josephine Rutherford – WellChild Tamariki Ora Nurse
  • Jenny Levett – WellChild Tamariki Ora Nurse
  • Hine Stevens – WellChild Tamariki Ora Kaiāwhina
  • Ngahuia Tuhaka – WellChild Tamariki Ora Kaiāwhina
  • Beth Maroney – WellChild Tamariki Ora Kaiāwhina
  • Edwina Taylor – Kaikawe | Administrator

Contact us

Phone: 0800 RAUKURA
Phone: 04 5871646
Email: tamarikiora@atiawa.com