If you are currently having breathing problems, please see your GP. If this an emergency call 111 for an ambulance.


These can be loaned from Manaia Health PHO if:

  • A prescription and referral letter is sent to the Respiratory Service from your GP
  • You have a visit with a respiratory nurse who finds that a nebuliser may be the best choice of treatment
  • Fact sheet about spacers and nebulisers

For information about nebulisers, give Josephine a call on 09 438 1015.

Dust mite covers
These can be purchased through Airflow.
Click here for the Airflow website.
Phone: 0800 247 356.


Huffers and Puffers - a FREE exercise class for people with lung conditions.

  • Medical clearance form - please ask your doctor to complete this, and take it with you when you attend the class

Please click below to find out more about these topics:

Please ask your GP for a referral, or call Josephine on 09 438 1015.
If you have one or more medical conditions and need extra support, you might be eligible for Kia Ora Vision.
Kia Ora Vision is a self-management programme; your care team work with you to reach the goals that matter and make a difference to your health. Please talk to your doctor or your practice manager to find out more.

If you have any questions about the Respiratory Service please get in touch with Josephine Davis, Nurse Practitioner:
Phone: 09 438 1015