Order resources from the Community Health Information Centre

CPH coverage mapThe Community Health Information Centre (CHIC) provides free health resources within the Te Mana Ora | Community and Public Health geographical area covering:

  • Canterbury including Ashburton, Greater Christchurch, Selwyn, Waimakariri, Hurunui and Kaikoura Districts;
  • South Canterbury including MacKenzie, Timaru and Waimate Districts;
  • the West Coast including Buller, Grey and Westland Districts; and
  • the Chatham Islands.

This page is the gateway to ordering health resources online, including pamphlets, booklets and posters.

You can order up to 100 copies of any resource online, unless specified otherwise or if quantities are limited.

Find out more about online ordering and the delivery of your order.

Other ways you can order resources

You can also order resources from CHIC via mail or email.
Ordering via fax is no longer available.

You can also visit one of our centres in Timaru and Greymouth to view or order resources.

Unfortunately you cannot visit or drop in to the Christchurch CHIC to view or order resources.

Contact your local CHIC Office for more information:

CANTERBURY, MID CANTERBURY AND CHATHAM ISLANDS (Christchurch)
Ph +64 3 378 6721

SOUTH CANTERBURY (Timaru)
Ph +64 3 687 2600

WEST COAST (Greymouth)
Ph +64 3 768 1160

Ordering resources from outside our region

Some resources produced by Community and Public Health are available to those outside our coverage area, but you will need to pay for these items, including a postage charge.


Featured resources: Rauemi whakaatu

The changing bodies of teenagers
Booklet
The changing bodies of teenagers
Gives ideas to help parents support their teenager through the trickier parts of growing up.
ADH0008
Immunise against HPV
Pamphlet
Immunise against HPV
Revised December 2022. Download in other languages from healthed.govt.nz Explains the vaccination against human papillomavirus (HPV). MoH code HE2012.
IMM0065
Ko wai ahau?/ Who am I?
Booklet
Ko wai ahau?/ Who am I?
Provides a personal safety plan for rangatahi/ youth to help keep themselves safe during tough or challenging times, including a list of trusted people to reach out to when in need.
MNH0268

Featured smokefree resources: Rauemi auahi kore

Becoming smokefree
Booklet
Becoming smokefree
Aims to motivate and support you all the way to becoming smokefree. Contains advice and techniques that will give you the best opportunity for success. Revised September 2022. MoH code HE2595. Was DRU0158.
SMF0021
I quit smoking for baby and me
Booklet
I quit smoking for baby and me
Reintroduced resource. Revised August 2023. Gives information about the benefits of quitting for women and their babies, and where to find help and support. Designed for use by smoking cessation providers with pregnant women who are thinking about quitting smoking. MoH code HE2473.
SMF0019
Protect the health of your children: A guide to making your home and car smokefree
Pamphlet
Protect the health of your children: A guide to making your home and car smokefree
Revised May 2023. Gives information on keeping your home and car smokefree and being a positive role model against smoking. Describes the risks of second-hand smoke - especially to children. MoH code HE1802. Was DRU0205.
SMF0025

Featured flu resources: Rauemi rewharewha

Flu: Protect yourself and your whānau (65+)
Leaflet
Flu: Protect yourself and your whānau (65+)
Revised February 2024. Gives information on influenza (the flu) and getting vaccinated (the flu shot or jab) for those over 65 years. Code NIP8712.
IMM0079
Got a cold or flu? Find out what to do
Pamphlet
Got a cold or flu? Find out what to do
Gives information on what to do if you or someone else thinks they have a cold or flu-like illness. Includes details on how to support or care for yourself or others at home effectively, and when to see a doctor.
MED0267
Flu: Protecting you and your pēpi starts in pregnancy
Leaflet
Flu: Protecting you and your pēpi starts in pregnancy
Revised February 2024. Gives information on influenza (the flu) and promotes getting vaccinated (the flu shot or jab) for pregnant people. Code NIP8714.
IMM0080

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