Public Health South collaborates with early childhood education centres, primary and secondary schools and the associated communities to promote healthy learning environments and communities.
We provide the following services:
- Health promotion in and for education providers
- Public health nursing
- Dental services for children and young adults
- Vision and hearing screening
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Resources for Education Providers
Public Health South also develops resources for school communities on various health related topics. Please contact us if you would like more information about this.
Our resources on alcohol licensing in relation to school events are details below.
Setting the Standard
This report examines the policy options for alcohol in schools in New Zealand and reviews the evidence base underpinning them. It is intended as a resource for school Boards considering their response to the challenges of alcohol in their school.