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Taumarunui Cardiac Club

Gym-based Heart Support Group. Two sessions per week. Tuesday & Friday 10am-11am. One hour of gentle exercise (warm-up and stretches, light cardio circuit, light weights on gym equipment, cool-down with swiss balls and more stretches). Each session is $5. Phase III

Kane Rees
+64 7 895 9070
Venue: The Cell Gym, 47 Hakiaha Street Taumarunui 3920

Taupo Hospital

Individualised cardiac rehabilitation session. Referral through DHB or GP/nurse. Ongoing individualised community-based support with diet/exercise referred to exercise consultant/dietician at Pinnacle Midland Health. Phase II

Jane McAneney
+64 7 376 1061 or +64 27 406 4917
Venue: Taupo Hospital, 38 Kotare Street Hilltop, Taupo 3330

Tauranga Hospital

Healthy Hearts Programme. A 6-week education and exercise programme for cardiac patients, following hospital admission with heart attack and/or heart surgery. Free to cardiac patients. Tuesday or Wednesday 9.00am - 12noon. Individual assessment with experienced Cardiac Nurses and supervised group exercise session, home-based exercise programme and support. Phase II

Yvonne McLaughlin
+64 7 579 8534 or +64 27 265 0806
Venue: Tauranga Hospital, Cameron Road, Allied Health Room, Outpatients Department Tauranga 3112

Te Hiku Hauora - Kaitaia - Far North

Phase II. Manaaki Manawa. A Kaupapa Maori based Cardiac Rehabilitation in the Far North District. A 12-week+ rehabilitation program supporting people to regain their potential following a heart event. Also includes a 6-week education programme (Phase II) for all cardiac patients and their family. Free Cardiac Classes include: Risk Factors, Medications, Heart Health, Nutrition, Stress Management, and Exercise. Group education and individual discussion, weekly.

Sarah Williams
+64 (09) 408 4024 ext 609 or 0800 808 4024 ext 609
Venue is flexible: home, work, marae-based or per client preference Kaitaia 0410

Te Kohao Health Cardiac & Stroke Rehabilitation Service

Providing the following services: Social worker support, promotion of healthy lifestyle choices, home visits, assessments, education around the heart, stroke, medications, nutrition, exercise and stress management. Areas covered: Hamilton City, Whatawhata, Cambridge, Tauwhare, Te Awamutu. Phone 0800 4 (TEKOHAO) 835 6426

Cardiac & Stroke Rehabilitation Nurse
+64 0800 4 835 6426
951 Wairere Drive Hamilton East, Hamilton 3216

Te Nikau - Grey Hospital

Free education programme for all cardiac patients. 6-week outpatient programme, cardiac follow-up by phone or home visits. Please phone for venue details and times. Phase II

Lisa Smith
+64 3 769 7473

Thames Hospital

Phase II. Education programme for all cardiac patients. 3-hour seminar is run regularly throughout the Thames/Coromandel region.

Bonnie O’Keefe
+64 07 868 6550 ext 23989
Phone for venue details and times Thames 3500

The Centre for Health

Phase II and III prevention and rehabilitation programmes for all cardiac conditions supervised by Clinical Exercise Physiologists. Including Comprehensive Cardiac Check-up (CCC), 12-week individualised and fully monitored and supervised exercise and education programme, home programmes and the Next Step 6 month programme. Please contact for more information.

Dr Anna Rolleston
+64 7 578 6624
Venue: Manawa ora Health and Research Centre, 103 Third Avenue Tauranga 3110

The ExerScience Clinic

The first medically-focused exercise clinic of its kind in New Zealand established to provide prescribed exercise programmes. The clinic offers education sessions, nutritional support as well as integration in to a neighbouring gym where appropriate. Exercise sessions are fully supervised. Free 30 minute clinic intro offered to discuss services. Ongoing costs vary. Phase II & III.

Eleanor Nattrass (Clinic Manager)
+64 9 393 8500
Postal & Venue: 8 Nugent Street Grafton, Auckland 1023

The Larks

An exercise and cardiac support group which meets every Wednesday morning, 9 - 10 am at Unipol gym. It includes low impact aerobics, weights and stretching, and optional cuppa afterwards at the café. Regular social events as well. Everyone is welcome, $4.00 per session, pay as you go. Phase lll

Jo Arthur
+64 3 477 3999 or +64 27 648 1590
Venue: Unipol Recreation Centre University Plaza Building One, 130 Anzac Avenue University of Otago, Dunedin 9016

The Otago Phoenix Club

The club is a registered charity. The purposes of the Club are: a) To support cardiac rehabilitation for people affected by cardiovascular disease and/or a cardiac event in their return to active life and the maintenance of a healthy lifestyle, and particularly through supervised exercise in a supportive environment (Phase 3 Cardiac Rehabilitation provided since 1968). b) To support cardiac education and the promotion of a healthy lifestyle using evidence-based guidelines. c) To support cardiac-related research particularly relating to the management and support of people who have experienced a cardiac event and to encourage participation in this research by invitation and consent. d) To support other organizations sharing similar purposes, including other cardiac rehabilitation groups in Dunedin and the Otago Branch of Heart Foundation New Zealand. The club provides for its members and their support person: • Monday and Thursday evenings, cardiac exercise and table tennis sessions between 7 and 8 pm, at the Fraser Centre lifestyle gym, Dunedin. These sessions are managed and supervised by physiotherapists. • Annual CPR training. • Peer group support. • Social outings. Membership • Membership by application is open to those who have completed a rehabilitation programme following a heart event. • Have a doctor’s referral that indicates the prospective member is able to participate in the exercise programme being offered. • The 2020 annual membership subscription is $30.00. The gym exercise sessions have a charge of $1.00 per attendance. Venues vary - contact club for more information or see website.

The Trusts Arena Gold Club

Gym-based group and group fitness exercise programme. Peer group support and occasional social outings. Phase III

Alan Ross and Marilyn Pullen
+64 9 827 8679 (Alan), +64 9 834 2172 (Marilyn), phone after 12
The Trusts Arena, 65-67 Central Park Drive Henderson, Auckland 0610

The Zipper Cardiac Support Club of NZ - Taranaki

Group meets the 3rd Monday of each month, at Te Henui Church Hall, Henui Street, starting at 9.30am. Monthly guest speakers on heart health and related topics. Peer group support and occasional social outings. Free to attend. Phase III

Bruce Gilmour, Treasurer
+64 06 753 9996
Venue: Te Henui Church Hall, Henui Street New Plymouth 4601

THINK Hauora - Levin

Education programme for all cardiac patients. 6-week cyclical programme. Topics include: understanding heart disease, medications, diet, CPR, stress management, managing emotions and exercise. Phase II

+64 6 367 6433
Venue: Horowhenua Health Centre, 62 Liverpool Street, Main Meeting Room Levin 5510

THINK Hauora - Palmerston North

Education programme for all cardiac patients. A free, 7-week cyclical programme covering topics such as understanding heart disease, medications, diet, CPR, stress management, managing emotions and exercise. Phase II

Paula Eyres
+64 6 354 9107
Venue & postal: 200 Broadway Avenue Palmerston North 4410

Timaru Hospital

Free 6-week education and exercise programme for all cardiac patients, on Mondays. Includes individual discussion, stress management, home exercise programme, diet and medication. Phase II.

Kathy Patrick
+64 03 687 2365
Venue: Talbot Park Hospital, South Entrance, Kauri Room Timaru 7910

Waikato Hospital

Phase II. Education programme for all cardiac patients. Group education. Topics include heart disease, risk factors and treatment, physical activity, medication, cholesterol and nutrition, stress management. Group exercise options. Classes run in various locations across the Waikato DHB area. Please phone for more details.

Cardiac Rehab Nurses: Cate Shepherd, Tracy Butler-Holdaway, Deirdre Spencer and Sarah Pilkington
+64 07 839 8899 ext 96571
Various venues in the Waikato DHB areas. Phone for more details Hamilton 3206

Wairarapa Hospital

Education programme for all cardiac patients. Five week programme including supervised group exercise, individual discussion, spouse counselling, stress management, family support, CPR, dietitian and pharmacist talks. Please phone for venue details and times. Phase II

Jill Trower and June Roseingrave
+64 06 946 9800 ext 5765, mob: 027 687 5927

Waitemata DHB - North Shore Hospital - Cardiac Education Programme

Phase II. A group based education programme for people with coronary artery disease. A free, flexible, 4 week cyclical programme including understanding coronary artery disease and the medications used, risk factor management with nutrition, physical activity, CPR, advance care planning information as well as stress and anxiety management. The programme is offered during the day and some evenings on a Tuesday at North Shore Hospital in the Whenua Pupuke Building.

Patricia Woodard, Jo Hewlett, Elaine Crighton, Adele Clayton – Clinical Nurse Specialists – Cardiac Rehabilitation
09 486 8920 Ext 43167 or 021 719 733
North Shore Hospital, Shakespeare Road Takapuna, Auckland 0622

Waitemata DHB - North Shore Hospital - Heart Failure Service

Heart Failure Service for outpatients and Heart Failure Clinic – Education, support and telephone follow-up.

Ursula Balzat
+64 09 486 8920 ext 43168
North Shore Hospital, Shakespeare Road (Heart Failure Nurse Clinics) Takapuna, Auckland 0622

Waitemata DHB - Waitakere Hospital - Heart Education Programme

Phase II. A group based, education programme for people with coronary artery disease. A free, flexible, 4 week cyclical programme including understanding coronary artery disease and the medications used, risk factor management with nutrition, physical activity, CPR, advance care planning information as well as stress and anxiety management. The programme is offered during the day and some evenings on a Wednesday at Waitakere Hospital in the Therapies Area, Lower Ground Floor, Entrance F, Older Adults.

Jo Hewlett, Patricia Woodard, Elaine Crighton – Clinical Nurse Specialists – Cardiac Rehabilitation
09 486 8920 Ext 43167 or 021 1960 745
Waitakere Hospital, 55 Lincoln Road Henderson, Auckland 0610

Waitemata DHB - Waitakere Hospital - Heart Failure Service

Heart failure education and support for inpatients and outpatients, plus Nurse-led Outpatient Heart Failure Clinic.

Heather Brannigan
+64 09 839-0000 e: 46477
55-75 Lincoln Road, Private Bag 93-115, Henderson Auckland 0650

Walk in the park

Walk in the park during day light saving - October to April. Meet at Feldwick Gates at 6 pm every Thursday. Remember we walk for up to an hour in hail, rain or shine! Free

Clodagh O’Connor
+64 3 217 5576
Venue: Queens Park (Feldwich Gates) Invercargill

WELL Heart Manawa Ora

A community-based cardiac club covering Porirua and Wellington cities. A range of physical activity options are available in the community, including participation in regional runs or walks. Bi-monthly educational and social programme. Peer group support. Please call or email for more details. Phase III

Leigh Peacock
+64 4 472 2780 ext 8
Wellington and Porirua