Health Wise

Nobody likes feeling unwell so it’s important to look after yourself. No matter what you do, sooner or later you’re going to need to see a doctor. Here are some helpful hints to get the best out of your visit to your GP or the hospital.

To find out more…

Code of rights in NZSL

The Ministry of Health

Find a GP

The Community Services Card can help with the costs of health care

Sign up for a Health Passport

Patient portals

Video Remote Interpreting Service

Credits

NZSL Presenter: Darryl Alexander

Special thanks to the fab folks keeping us in shape at BodyTech - if you’re looking for an inclusive and fun gym - this is it!

Thank you to Mt Eden Village Doctors, especially the lovely Dr Nicola Mohan.

To the Auckland District Health Board and the Health & Disability Commission - thank you for your guidance.

The Toolbox project was made in association with Deaf Aotearoa.

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The Toolbox is made possible with funding from the New Zealand Sign Language Fund, managed under the Ministry of Social Development. 

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