Targeted Youth Health Service (TYHS)

The service provides a mobile nursing service delivered by a registered nurse who is skilled in youth health and youth development.

The clients of the service are students enrolled in Alternative Education (AE) and Teen Parent Unit (TPU). The focus of the service is on improving outcomes for individuals and reducing inequalities.

This service will help with: 

  • Provision of health assessments;
  • Connection to community services, such as Dentists & other health agencies;
  • Providing supports to meet your students' needs.


Phone: 021 027 02417


Who can access this service?

Students who attend Alternative Education or Teen Parent Unit placements within the Nelson/Tasman region.

How to be referred

Via Alternative Education Provider