Community Injury Prevention Programme

By: Te Hauora O Turanganui-a-kiwa  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Sports Clubs, Injury Prevention

Service Delivery Goal:

To reduce death rates, injury and disability from road traffic crashes for Turanganui A Kiwa Whanau

Community Injury Prevention is a Health Promotion Service that aims to:

  • reduce the number of incidence of death and injury, particularly in the area of road traffic and alcohol related injury
  • increase the number of injury prevention initiatives within the community
  • raise the awareness of injury prevention at a local and national level

Services Offered:

Car Seat Scheme

  • This offers affordable options to purchase a car seat for your child
  • Top of the range models
  • Trained Staff to meet your needs

Driver Licence Course

  • Assistance in obtaining a Learner Drivers Licence
  • Literacy support
  • Supportive learning environment
  • Community based courses

Manaaki Tangata

  • Assisting groups and sports clubs with education around safe alcohol use

Iwi Road Safety

  • Advocacy for road safety issues

Keywords: Injury Prevention, Sports Clubs

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