Needs assessment and service coordination

The primary point of contact for services for older adults is Needs Assessment and Service Coordination (NASC). NASC services cover help to stay at home, support services for carers and entry into residential care. They can also link with other District Health Board (DHB) services and community based agencies.

The NASC contact for West Coast is Complex Clinical Care Network - Older Person’s Health

Area includes: Greymouth, Hokitika, Reefton, Westport.

Email: cccn@westcoastdhb.health.nz

Website: www.westcoastdhb.org.nz(external link)

Phone: 03 768 0481

Address: Cowper Hub, C- Grey Base Hospital, PO Box 387, Greymouth 7840

Other useful contacts

  • Meals on Wheels: 0800 104 141 or 03 769 7845 ext 2845.
  • District nursing: Grey Base Hospital 03 769 7721. Buller – 03 788 9030 x  8716. Reefton – 03 732 6432
  • Patient travel assistance(external link)