Other Services/Useful Information
Ahorangi Consultant & Services
Aorangi Consultants provide hands on help and best practice advice in teaching and care of people with ASD. Tim Powell P O Box 635, Nelson
Ph: 021 544 550
ASD Plus Education for families (available in south Island)
This is a free programme for pre school age children diagnosed with ASD delivered by Idea Services. For further information see www.ihc.org.nz
Ph: 0800 273 7587 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
This service helps children and young people age 0 to 19 years with autism to learn new skills in areas of play, social skills, daily living skills and communication.
Service is provided by Idea services.
For more information please email
A referral from Support works or ASD Coordinator (NMDHB Child Development Services or a paediatrician will be required.
Specialist behavior support services for children and adults with a disability and who have challenging behaviour.
This service is provided by Explore (A division of HealthCare of NZ)
355 Lower Queen Street, Richmond 7020.
Telephone (03) 547 0585, 0800 000 421.
For more information please see www.explore.org.nz
A referral from Support Works will be required.
Assessment , Therapy and Training Service
A service offering a variety of Assessment, Behaviour, Communication ,Therapy and Training. Contact Tactics (part of
This is a private user pays service.
For further information Ph: (03) 359 7072 Email dyspraxia.centre.org.nz
Learn more and find support.
Contact phone Toll free 0508 938 0552 Website
Website www.davisdyslexia.co.nz for information
Website www.davisautism.com for information
Speld New Zealand - see www.speld.org.nz for local contact.
Konstanca Friedrich Palzer of Dyslexia Correction Tasman Bay, Marahau, RD2 Motueka.
Ph: (03) 527 8060
Jocelyn Print, Davis Facilitator, Kaikoura.
Ph: (03) 319 6711
9 Gee Street, Renwick, Blenheim.
Ph: (03) 578 3508
Offers Listening Training by certified Tomatis Consultant & Psychotherapist Paulina Aarts.
49 Brougham Street, Nelson
Ph: (03) 539 1360
Offers private health care services including dietician, occupational therapist, play therapist, psychologist, social worker, speech language therapy, teachers and coaches.
Ph: (03) 547 4999 Email
SoundsnWords Speech Language Therapy Tasman/Marlborough.
Contact Susan Aitken, Speech Language Therapist, Tel 027 902 7033
Email email@example.com www.soundsnwords.co.nz