News & Stories

LeeArn Rapana – Founder & Director of Velan Health

I was inspired to start this business journey in honour of my son. Velan was born a healthy baby boy. 

Client Spotlight: Norma

Norma is our beautiful 95-year war widow. Norma has been a client of Velan Health for over a year when she was 

Client Spotlight: Andrew

Andrew joined the Navy at the age of 18 in September 1980, as a senior seaman steward on a submarine. 

Leisa Trewin – Office Manager

Hi Leisa! Thank you for taking the time to share some insight into you and your role today. Could you 

Melani Lavington – Clinical Nurse Educator

Hi Mel! Thank you for taking the time to share some insight into you and your role today. Could you 

Hineira Shortland – Admin Manager

Hi Hineira! Thank you for taking the time to share some insight into you and your role today. Could you 

Kyaria Rapana – Receptionist

Hi Kiyaria! Thank you for taking the time to share some insight into you and your role today. Could you 

Zeta Rapana – Creative Manager

Hi Zeta! Thank you for taking the time to share some insight into you and your role today. Could you 

Jennifer Patali – Enrolled Nurse

Hi Jenny! Thank you for taking the time to share some insight into you and your role today. Could you 

Aroha Hallett – AIN

Hi Aroha! Thank you for taking the time to share some insight into you and your role today. Could you 

Sasha Hallett-Mahuika – AIN

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Hope – Administration

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K.P. Sabu – AIN

Hi Sabu! Thank you for taking the time to share some insight into you and your role today. Could you 

Tep – AIN

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Velan’s Story

Velan was born a healthy baby boy. At 11 months old he caught a virus, causing him to have a