Media Releases

​​​Read the latest media releases from Canterbury District Health Board.

Please contact the media team if you would like to know more about any of these news items or have a media enquiry.


Completing the Census is vital to help us plan and fund your health services

​Completing your Census form and being counted as a Cantabrian is important and will help ensure your DHB is funded correctly....


Canterbury DHB welcomes announcement of more funds to support the wellbeing of children

Canterbury DHB Chief Executive, David Meates, today welcomed the Prime Minister’s announcement of an additional $28 million to...


Health advice ahead of severe weather due to hit Canterbury this afternoon

Cyclone Gita is currently moving southeast across the upper and central South Island and the lower North Island, as predicted.


Third measles case confirmed: Cantabrians warned to be vigilant

Another case of measles has been confirmed in Canterbury with public health officials urging the community to be extra...

Page last reviewed: 25 July 2018