Lead a healthier lifestyle! Establish good habits now and you’ll continue to reap the benefits.

Please visit and like our Facebook page to keep up-to-date on Health Ministries in New Zealand: www.facebook.com/nzpuchealth


Health Ministries Special Sabbaths

Adventist Health Week (May)


Health Ministry Resources

Our Church has developed many great resources for Health Ministry. The best place to get these resources is directly from the Health Ministry Department that has produced them. Please use the following links to find some great ideas and resources:

New Zealand Pacific Union Conference – Health Ministries: nzpuc.adventist.org.nz/health
South Pacific Division – Health Ministries: www.spd.adventist.org
General Conference – Health Ministries: healthministries.com
Advent Source Ministry Kits: ministrykits.adventsource.org

Other Ministries (recommended)

Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP): www.chiphealth.com
Creation Health (8 Principles of Wellness): creationhealth.com
Revive (local cafe, cookbooks, watch Cook:30): www.revive.co.nz
After a Suicide (provide support for those grieving the loss of a loved one through suicide): www.afterasuicide.co.nz


Health Ministry Coordinator for New Zealand

Adrielle Carrasco

Adrielle Carrasco

Director of Adventist Health Ministries & Union Liaison for Women’s Ministries

Email: AdrielleCarrasco@adventist.org.nzPhone: 09 250 2746 or 021 027 31130Website: nzpuc.adventist.org.nz

Adrielle began her career in health as a registered nurse at the Auckland Adventist Hospital. The following eight years, Adrielle worked extensively in the South Auckland community in various nursing roles, and focused her skills on diabetes education towards the end of that time. She has also worked on various health projects in the community both in New Zealand and Australia.

Recent years have seen Adrielle working as a Clinical Nurse Specialist for diabetes, presenting workshops and classes in diabetes management and insulin administration, and completing a Master of Health Sciences at Otago University. With her current role as director of Adventist Health Ministries, she is passionate about helping others live happy holistic lifestyles, while being a positive influence in their community.

Adrielle is happily married to Dan and has three grown children.