Enabling the people, whānau and communities we serve to start well, live well, age well and have access to appropriate health services


Our Vision

Te Papa Hauora is the hub
of a creative and inspiring network that integrates world-class healthcare, research and innovation, education and industry with a strong emphasis on population health.
It will accelerate economic growth, act as a magnet for talent and promote community well-being.

Peter Townsend

Christchurch’s health sector has huge potential. 
Te Papa Hauora is bringing people together 
to realise that potential.
Hear why Peter Townsend chose to get involved.

Read Peter Townsend's story