SouthSeas partner to deliver Green Prescription
01 April 2020
South Seas Healthcare is now working in partnership with Sport Auckland alongside Papakura Marae to deliver Green Prescription (GRx) throughout Counties Manukau. Green Prescription is a nationwide programme motivating adults to be physically active.
This is a referral based health and wellness programme for adults 18 years and over who would like support and motivation to get active and improve their lifestyle.
GRx is delivered through group sessions in various communities in Auckland and Counties-Manukau.
We are pleased to be working alongside Sport Auckland and Papakura Marae to enhance support to our Pacific families and the wider South Auckland community.
To receive FREE support to get active and healthy, talk to us or ask your Doctor/Nurse for a Green Prescription.
What you can expect when referred to Green Prescription are the following:
- Initial one-on-one consultation with a Healthy Lifestyle Advisor
- Weekly group sessions involving physical activity and lifestyle education
- Group workshops conducted by a Registered Dietitian
- Group workshops conducted by various health agencies
- Phone support
- Graduation at the end of 12 weeks
- A healthier and more active lifestyle!
* Activities and group workshops may vary from community to community.
Sport Auckland will continue to lead and co-ordinate the GRx service across Counties Manukau, including delivery of the Manurewa/Manukau and East Auckland GRx programmes.
South Seas HealthCare will deliver the GRx service to the Mangere, Otara and Papatoetoe communities.
Papakura Marae will deliver the GRx service to the Papakura/Drury and Franklin regions.
For more information contact:
Sport Auckland - Brooke Mitchell - firstname.lastname@example.org
South Seas Healthcare - Shaun Tautali - Shaun.Tautali@southseas.org.nz
Papakura Marae - DeAnn Nicholls - email@example.com
South Seas Healthcare
Physical address: 14 Fair Mall, Auckland 2023
Phone: 09 273 9017
Clinic opening hours
Monday – Friday: 8 am – 5 pm
Saturday: 8 am – 1 pm
Public Holidays: CLOSED
For After Hours Weekend and Holidays:
East Tamaki Healthcare, 160 Bairds Road, Otara
Phone: 09 274 3414
and East Care Health, 260 Botany Road, Botany
Phone: 09 277 1516