Resources / Nga rauemi

The Community Health Information Centre (CHIC) provides free health resources within the Community and Public Health geographical area covering Canterbury, South Canterbury, the West Coast 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, fax and email.

You can also visit one of our centres in Ashburton, 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 (Christchurch)
Ph +64 3 378 6721
Fax +64 3 379 6125

MID CANTERBURY (Ashburton)
Ph +64 3 307 6902
Fax +64 3 307 8081

SOUTH CANTERBURY (Timaru)
Ph +64 3 687 2600
Fax +64 3 688 6091

WEST COAST (Greymouth)
Ph +64 3 768 1160
Fax +64 3 768 1169

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.

Resources from the All Right? Campaign

The All Right? campaign is designed to help us think about our mental health and wellbeing.

All Right? is about helping people realise that they’re not alone, encouraging them to connect with others, and supporting them to boost their wellbeing.


Featured resources: Rauemi whakaatu

Flu can be anywhere: Get immunised
Pamphlet
Flu can be anywhere: Get immunised
Formerly "Don't let the flu knock you! Get immunised". Helpful information about influenza immunisation. Previously classified as MED0038.
IMM0010
Avoid flu during pregnancy
Pamphlet
Avoid flu during pregnancy
Updated for 2016. Recommends that pregnant women get the seasonal flu vaccination, due to the increased risks to mother and baby. Previously classified as MED0222.
IMM0003
Coping with Flu at Home
Pamphlet
Coping with Flu at Home
Gives information on looking after those sick with the flu, including yourself. Includes ways to stop the flu from spreading to others.
MED0203

Featured immunisation resources: Rauemi tuku awhikiri

Immunise your child on time
Pamphlet
Immunise your child on time
Download in other languages from www.healthed.govt.nz Information for parents and caregivers, including the recommended ages for babies to receive their immunisations. Revised June 2014. MoH code HE1327. Previously classified as MED0148.
IMM0012
Immunise against HPV
Pamphlet
Immunise against HPV
Download in other languages from www.healthed.govt.nz Explains the vaccination against human papillomavirus (HPV). MoH code HE2012.
IMM0065
BCG Vaccine: Information for Parents
Pamphlet
BCG Vaccine: Information for Parents
Download in other languages from www.healthed.govt.nz Information about TB and the BCG vaccination enabling parents/caregivers to make an informed decision about having their baby vaccinated. Revised November 2014. MoH code HE2205. Previously classified as MED0066.
IMM0004

Featured home safety resources: Rauemi kāinga haumaru

Make your home a safety zone
Sheet
Make your home a safety zone
A checklist of tips to help parents and caregivers make their home safe for children, with sections for each area of the house including the outdoors.
SAF0045
Hot Water Burns Like Fire
Pamphlet
Hot Water Burns Like Fire
Gives some safety tips for parents and caregivers to help protect young children from burns in the home.
SAF0023
Child-Resistant Packaging
Flyer
Child-Resistant Packaging
For distribution by pharmacies and child-health providers advising clients on how child-resistant packaging can help prevent young children being poisoned. Reprinted February 2014. MoH code HE1322.
SAF0093

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