Departments and Units

​​​​Child Health Services at Christchurch Hospital

Children's Outpatients Department

Welcome to Children's Outpatients

Children's Outreach Nursing Service

Children's Outreach Nursing Service

Ward 21

Welcome to Ward 21

Ward 22

Welcome to Ward 22

Paediatric High Dependency Unit (PHDU)

Paediatric High Dependency Unit

Children's Haematology Oncology Centre (CHOC)

CHOC diagnoses and treats children, with a tumour or blood malignancy, from all over the South Island.

Find out more about the CHOC Service

The Activity Room - Hospital Play Specialists

The Activity Room

The Neonatal Service

The Neonatal Service provides 24-hour care for newborn babies with a variety of special needs.

Find out more about the Neonatal Service

Child Development Service

Child Development Service 

Referral form

Child Development Service - pamphlet

Assessing Your Child's Development - Early Childhood

Assessing Your Child's Develoment - School Age

Child and Family Safety Service

Child Protection Service (CPS)

Public Health Nurses

The Public Health Nursing Service offers support to children, young people and their families across all schools in Canterbury with nurses based at some rural facilities

 Find out more about the Public Health Nursing Service

Universal Newborn Hearing Screening programme​

If your baby has a hearing loss, finding it early will help their language, learning and social development. The Newborn Hearing Screening Information for Parents aims to identify newborns with hearing loss early so they can access appropriate assistance as soon as possible.

Your Baby's Hearing Screening

National Screening Unit Information about New Born Hearing Screening


Other Areas - Christchurch

Child & Youth Dental services

Child and Youth Dental Services provide free dental care by dentists who are contracted with the CDHB for all children until their 18th birthday.

Find out more about the Dental Service

Day Surgery Unit

Day Surgery

Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT)

Ear Nose and Throat (ENT)

Find out more about the Otolaryngology Service

Eye Outpatients (Opthamology)

Eye Outpatients (Ophthalmology)

Find out more about the Ophthalmology Service

Orthopaedic Outpatients - The Bone Shop​

Find out more about the Orthopaedic Service

Plastic Surgery Outpatients

Plastic Surgery Outpatients

Find out more about the Plastic Surgery Service

Intensive Care UnitFind out more about the Intensive Care Unit

Child Health Areas - Ashburton

Children's Development Service

Child Development Service - Ashburton


Genetic Service - National Service

Genetic Service - National ServiceFind out more about the Genetic Service


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Page last reviewed: 18 January 2018