About RWO

Whānau / Tamariki Ora Well Child Service

Whanau / Tamariki Ora Well Child Service, Well child growth and developmental checks

(0-5 years) as per the National Well Child Schedule, vision and hearing profiles and immunisations; and includes assessment of other members of the whanau if requested.


Key principle

To deliver Kaupapa Maori-based services for all children 0 – 5 years


Key aims

Our focus is providing you and your child with:

  • Eight (8) WellChild checks
  • First visit is between 4 – 6 weeks of age
  • Additional visits as needed
  • Six (6) WellChild support checks
  • Immunisations in your home


We also provide:

  • Referrals to other services as needed


Contact with our services is through:

  • Your Lead Maternity Caregiver (LMC / midwife)
  • You or your family / whanau
  • Your Newborn Enrolment Form