The Helensville Birthing Centre provides a hub for family related services available within the South Kaipara and North-west Auckland region. Please find a list below of the organisations available to support you.
Kaipara Medical Centre: 09-420-8400
Te Ha Oranga o Ngati Whatua Tamariki Ora Nurse: 09-420-8523
Parent Aid Northwest: 09-420-7002
Lactation Consultants: txt 027 421 4272
Helensville Women and Family Centre: 09-420-7992
Postnatal depression: http://www.mothersmatter.co.nz
We also invite parents to attend our Coffee Mornings, on every second Wednesday, 10:30am-12:30pm at Te Whare Oranga o Parakai, 2/11 Parakai Ave (the old Parakai Tavern). The group offers breastfeeding peer support, a yummy morning tea, a chat with other mums, and caring support and information.
If you live out of the South Kaipara area ask your LMC for support services in your local area.