Frequently Asked Questions
What does TextMATCH mean?
TextMATCH is a text messaging service for MATernal (Mums) and CHild (babies)so we want to hear from parents today.
What if we live in Counties Manukau DHB region?
Depending on numbers you may be enrolled so at this stage, definitely apply!
How long does it take for me to receive my first text message?
We do our best to give you quick service so make sure your information is accurate when registering. Once we receive your registration the first text will be between 2 days and 1 week, except between 23rd December and 6th January.
Can other family members receive this service for free?
Mum and baby find it very supportive when more people receive textMATCH and take the advice so get textMATCH today.
How do I know these messages are factual?
Doctors, nutritionists, dietician liaisons and Midwives in our technical advisory group scrutinized these messages for accuracy. Every message sent to you is based on the Ministry of Health guidelines.