Auckland Support Clinic


Rope Neuro Rehabilitation

Based in Auckland, Rope Neuro Rehabilitation will deliver assessment and rehabilitation planning services for clients with:

  • Late effects of Polio
  • Friedreich’s Ataxia
  • Recently diagnosed Parkinson’s
  • Dystonia

Rope Neuro Rehabilitation is a team of enthusiastic and forward thinking Physiotherapists specialising in providing evidence based assessment and treatment of the neurological population to maximise function and minimise complications. The team believe in working together with the client and their carers to ensure clinically evident and individualised rehabilitation. They specialise in LVST and High amplitude exercise groups for Parkinson’s.

For more information, contact:

Address:
Unit 6, 19 Edwin Rd Mt Eden Auckland
PO Box 9741, Newmarket 1149, Auckland
Phone:
021753279
Website:
www.ropeneurorehab.co.nz
www.onlineneurorehab.co.nz

Wellington Support Clinic


New Zealand Artificial Limb Service

The NZALS brings the expertise they have in physiotherapy, gait analysis, prosthetic and orthotics and fabrication of mobility assistive devices and offers, in partnership with the Duncan Foundation, assessment for clients with late effects of Polio followed by rehabilitation and planning services.

NZALS is a specialist healthcare provider that manufactures high technology medical devices, mainly artificial limbs, for individual patients with an integrated rehabilitation and coordination of care service.

For more information, contact:

Address:
42-46 Mein Street, Newtown
PO Box 7281, Wellington 6021 New Zealand
Freephone:
0508 389 389
Email:
wellington@nzals.co.nz
Website:
www.nzals.co.nz

Rotorua Support Clinic


QE Health

Based in Rotorua, QE delivers assessment and rehabilitation planning services for clients late effects of Polio QE Health, in partnership with the Duncan Foundation, is offering a residential five-day course run by a multidisciplinary team to aid clients with post-polio syndrome.

QE Health began in 1942 as the Services Convalescent Hospital providing rehabilitation to soldiers returning from World War II. A daily programme of therapy included exercise, counselling, recreation, occupational and physiotherapy plus balneotherapy or spa treatments. Today QE Health is a treatment centre for people with all forms of arthritis and chronic pain.

For more information, contact:

Address:
1073 Whakaue Street, Rotorua 3010
PO Box 1342, Rotorua 3040
Phone:
07 348 0189
Website:
www.qehealth.co.nz

Christchurch Support Clinic


On The Go Physio

Based in Christchurch, Jessie Snowdon, Senior Physiotherapist and Director of On the Go Physio, and her team deliver assessment and rehabilitation planning services for clients with late effects of Polio and people recently diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease.

On the Go Physio also conduct clinics in other Sound Island centres, including Nelson, Invercargill and Dunedin so far. On the go Physio offers their services in people’s homes which make it very accessible. They are also very experienced in delivering the LSVT course for Parkinson’s Disease.

On the Go Physio is a small but expanding team of physiotherapists with a passion for providing high quality therapy in a person’s own environment. On the Go Physio works with people with a range of neurological, orthopaedic and age related conditions including Parkinson’s disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Head Injury, Stroke, elective and traumatic joint replacements, falls, respiratory conditions and general loss of function following illness or injury.

For more information, contact:

Address:
PO Box 32 004, Christchurch 8147
Freephone:
0800 000 856
Mobile:
+64 21 030 9061
Fax:
(03) 9742239
Website:
www.onthegophysio.co.nz

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