Everyone over 12 years can get vaccinated
COVID-19 vaccination bookings are now open to everyone in New Zealand aged 12 years and over. They must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Go to www.BookMyVaccine.nz to reserve your spot or phone 0800 28 29 26. All calls are free, and the team are available from 8am to 8pm, 7 days a week. You can […]
Drive-through Vaccination Clinic -Porirua
Ora Toa Drive-Through Vaccination Clinic Calling all Pacific people who live in the Porirua and Wellington community and need your COVID-19 vaccinations. This Thursday 26th, and all through Alert Level 4 . You will be able to get vaccinated from the safety and comfort of your own car. Where: North City Plaza undercover carpark (New World Porirua)When: Thursday […]
Why Positively Pacific was created.
‘Consistent health and Covid messages delivered in one place, is the reason why we set up Positively Pacific,’ says Director Pacific Peoples Health CCDHB & HVDHB, Tagaloa Junior Ulu. ‘We’ve deliberately used Pacific colours and Pacific images to attract and connect with our Pacific viewers and make it easier for them to get the information they […]
Porirua Pacific Festival Days for Pacific people aged 55+ and their families.
Pacific people have been prioritised in Group 3 for COVID vaccination, to get vaccinated early and before other groups. Pacific Festival Days organised by Capital & Coast District Health Board (CCDHB), Ora Toa Health Services and the Congregational Christian Church of Samoa (EFKS Porirua) will be held on: Dates and times:Saturday 10th July 10:00 am – 5:30 […]
Pacific Festival Vaccination Day- Newtown on July 1st is still on.
Thursday’s Pacific Festival Vaccination Day still on. With Wellington’s move back to Level 1 the Pacific Festival Vaccination Day is definitely going ahead this Thursday for people booked to get their 2nd dose of the Pfizer vaccine.* When: Thursday 1st JULY 2021 10:00 am – 3:30 pm Where: PACIFIC ISLANDERS’ PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 55 cnr Constable […]
COVID-19 Community based assessment centres (CBACs)
The Wellington region is now at Alert Level 2 until midnight Sunday 27 June. An Australian traveller from Sydney, New South Wales (NSW Traveller case) who visited Wellington on the weekend of Saturday 19 June to Monday 21 June has tested positive on their return back to Australia. If you visited any of the places […]
Latest Covid update: 23 June 2021 – Wellington locations of interest
An Australian traveller from Sydney, New South Wales (NSW Traveller case) who visited Wellington on the weekend of Saturday 19 June to Monday 21 June has tested positive on their return back to Australia. There are now locations of interest in Wellington. For details please see below If you are a contact – what you need […]
Do you have a long-term medical condition and are concerned about getting the Pfizer vaccine?
Play Play Play Play Play Previous Next Gerardine Clifford-Lidstone, the Director Pacific Health for the Ministry of Health, has a long-term medical condition. Gerardine shares her story and what made her decide to get the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine. Watch as she shares her personal journey in a series of five short videos
Pacific Vaccination Day success
160 Pacific people and families were pleased to receive their first dose of the Pfizer vaccine at a successful Pacific Vaccination Day. The successful day marked the start of the Wellington Region’s DHB’s strategy to vaccinate more than 5000 Pacific people and their families over the coming months. A combined effort by the Hutt Valley and […]
Pacific Director CCDHB, Tagaloa Junior Ulu video series:
In the first video of a 3 part series, Pacific Director Tagaloa Junior Ulu talks about how the CCDHB and HVDHBs are working to support the Pacific community so that it is a friendly environment when they arrive for their first Pfizer Covid vaccination. The theme of Trusted Face in Trusted Places, is about making […]