Tūhoe Rheumatic Fever

Tūhoe Rheumatic Fever
We Provide:

In school swabbing for Rheumatic Fever to our six Tūhoe Kura twice a week in an attempt to reduce the high rates of Rheumatic Fever for the age group of 5yrs – 14years.

We Aim To:

Raise awareness of the devastating and long lasting effect of this disease.  To help, support those children most at risk of this disease, by educating the tamaiti and rangatahi on healthy ways to avoid getting Rheumatic fever.

Referral Entry:

1.      Kura

2.      Whānau

3.      General Practitioner