Ki te tiaki pai te wāhine , ka ora te whānau
Quality care for women enables whānau to flourish
We are a by Māori for Māori midwifery service that embrace Te Ao Māori.
Call 0800 866 446
Located at both Greenlane and Grafton sites
Greenlane, Building 15, Level 5
Grafton, Level 10, Room 101, Opposite Tamaki Ward
Our Mātāpono that guides our kaupapa is:
Atuatanga – Allows you a space for connecting to Atua that enables a balance and peace
Rangatiratanga – we promote wāhine led care that enables mauri ora by values of tika and pono in an authentic and genuine approach
Kaitiakitanga – we will create a safe birth space for you as true guardians of birth
Whānaungatanga – you and your whānau are the centre of care as we acknowledge the importance of your whakapapa
Manaakitanga – Aroha is the cornerstone of our approach that enables trust, respect and support by actively listening to you
Taōnga – in our kete we offer you aho (muka), kawakawa, pounamu, īpu whenua, hapu wananga, mirimiri, rongoa, wahakura, matauranga, wānanga.
Ko wai mātou….
Kali Patterson-Trubuhovich (Ngati Kahu), Lisa Nathan (Te Aupouri, Te Rarawa) & Emily Watt (Ngati Ranginui) are our continuity midwives, providing antenatal, labour & birth and postnatal cares.
Katarina Komene (Nga Puhi, Te Arawa) & Mahia Winder (Ngati Tuwharetoa, Ngati Raukawa) provide Complex and high risk specialist midwifery antenatal and postnatal cares.
Our Kaihautu are Annmarie Taiapa-Johnson (Ngati Porou, Ngati Awa, Ngati Kahungunu o te Wairoa), Nicole Pihema (Nga Puhi, Te Rarawa) and Paula Ryan (Ngati Whakaue, Te Arawa)