Community Social Worker – Primary Care

The  Community Social Worker provides a professional, integrated coordinated service to individuals,  families/whanau in  Marlborough.   The community social worker focuses on empowering clients to address life challenges and enhance wellbeing.

Where appropriate, the community social worker will make referrals to other services both inside and outside of Marlborough Primary Health in order to ensure the best possible health outcomes for individuals, families/whanau.


Community Social Worker:
Charlotte Hoy



To be eligible for this service:

  • Consent must be given for the referral
  • Aged 12 years and older
  • Enrolled with a Marlborough General Practice

Those already engaged with a DHB social worker will be declined.



Referrals can be received from:

  • General Practice
  • Marlborough Primary Health
  • Health Professionals

Preference is for an ERMS referral where possible

Social Work Referral Form
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