The Regional Public Health Resource Room stocks public health resources to educate the community about keeping well and preventing disease. They are sourced from the Ministry of Health and other public health agencies around New Zealand.   

Ordering resources

Order Ministry of Health resources free online through the HealthEd website.

Wellington region

Anyone is welcome to visit the Health Education Resource Room to view and take resources.  We are located on Level 1 of the Community Health Building, Hutt Hospital. Opening hours are Monday to Friday - 8am to 4.30pm.  

Resources can also accessed by contacting:

Laurina Francis  |  Ph: 04 570 9691  |  Fax: 04 570 9211


We also have resources available at our Wairarapa office reception - come and visit us at 9 Russell Street, Masterton.

You can also contact:
Liz Apiata  |  Ph: 06 377 9111  |  Fax: 06 377 5813


  • 2019 Resource Updates

    • 2019-12 December 658 KB

      Vaping Facts – te reo Māori version | Revised Immunise During Pregnancy | Revised Cervical Screening resources | Multi-lingual Healthline resources | 1737 Need To Talk cards | Connecting Through Kōrero (talking about suicide with young people)

    • 2019-09 September 731 KB

      September's Update includes: Vaping The Facts pamphlet / Alcohol and Drug Helpline card / 5 new SunSmart resources / Mental Health Wellbeing Resources pamphlet

    • 2019-07 July 570 KB

      Syphilis pamphlet (English and Māori translations) | Cervical Screening – Māori poster | Your Pregnancy booklet | Vaping Facts website

    • 2019-03 March 714 KB

      My Life In My Hands (older teenage support) | Antibiotics Won’t Fix Your Cold or Flu | Most Earaches Need Pain Relief Not Antibiotics | There Is a Way Through (depression and anxiety) | Being Active During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

  • 2018 Resource Updates

    • 12 December 615 KB

      Sleep on Side When baby Inside | Don’t Get FOMO (Fear of Measles Outbreak) | Just Ask, Just Listen Campaign Resources | Are You Giving Germs a Hand | Wash Your Hands for 20 Secs and Dry Thoroughly.

    • 09 September 707 KB

      Māori Cervical Screening | Alcohol and Pregnancy | Sleep on Side When Baby Inside | Blood Pressure and Stroke

    • 07 July 348 KB

      Bowel Screening Further Investigations | Māori and Samoan Bowel Screening posters | Having More Tests After a Mammogram | Cervical Smear Tests – What Women Need To Know | Alcohol-Free Pregnancy Key Messages.

    • 06 June 350 KB

      National Telehealth Services | Immunise during pregnancy | Information about school immunisations in Te Reo | Easy meals with vegetables - recipe cards and videos | My Goal Chart | National Bowel Screening Programme resources

    • 03 March 304 KB

      Immunisation for older people | Elder abuse | | A guide to conversations with young people about drugs | Brief advice (about alcohol and various drugs) - individual pocket cards

Last updated 13 December 2019.