Ages and stages in health

Throughout our life, our health needs change - from childhood, to becoming an adult then preparing for older age the health services we need to support our health and independence are different.

This section provides information on health and social services that are able to support you through these ages and stages.

SmartStart - online tool for parents, easy access to government service and support through pregnancy and the first few years
Having a baby
Healthy children tamariki
Love your teeth
Mental health
Māori health
Health services for older people
Community nursing
Disability support
Community and social support
Te Hokianga ā Wairua End of Life Service - to help guide people facing the loss of a loved one