Social Work Service

Based at the Tauranga campus the Kaupapa Māori Social Workers provide assistance to Māori and their Whānau in the wards who require;

  • Social work, liaison and support services
  • Liaison with Iwi provider services
  • Liaison with other government agencies
  • Liaison with regional tertiary hospitals
  • Whānau emergency accommodation units
  • Involved in the monitoring of care/discharge care plans of patients
  • Involved in support for any Tupāpaku (deceased) and bereavement issues

Contact Details  DDI 07 579 8560 or email: Maori.Health@bopdh.govt.nz