Tiaki Whānau Tiaki Ora: Building Whānau Capacity in Suicide Prevention

Tiaki Whānau – Tiaki Ora, is our programme that deliberately reaches whānau Māori in their homes, and provides tools to build the capacity of whānau to strengthen their wellbeing and resilience in suicide prevention.  Our belief is that whānau have the ability to facilitate and maintain their own wellbeing, prevent suicide and provide their own …

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Centre of Māori Suicide Prevention

Te Rau Ora has been delivering a range of Māori suicide prevention and postvention kaupapa for over a decade, and recently rebranded its programmes under Centre of Māori Suicide Prevention. We are part of a collective response to achieve better health outcomes for  Māori by supporting Māori to take a leadership role and control of …

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He Korowai : Wellness for Wāhine (Hastings : Heretaunga)

He Korowai o Ngā Aho Wāhine Hastings : Heretaunga   “E aro koe ki te hā o Hineahuone.”   E pūāwai ana tētahi korowai manaaki mō ngā wāhine o Ngāti Kahungunu, anei rā, ‘He Korowai o Ngā Aho Wāhine’.  Translated into English, The Sacred Cloak of Wāhine Māori is an initiative with a tīkanga mārae approach …

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Whenua Ūkaipō: Ko Au te Whenua, Ko te Whenua ko Au (Waitematā / Te Ara Roa)

Whenua Ūkaipō: Ko Au te Whenua, Ko te Whenua ko Au Waitematā: Tāmaki-mā-kaurau / Te Araroa   “Ko wai au a muri i te whakamomori…… Waiho i te toipoto, kaua i te toiroa”   Te Whenua Ūkaipō – the place we are from, the place that nourishes the soul, the place we know we belong.  …

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Māori Community Fund closes with over $4 Million worth of applications received.

Suicide for Māori is a huge issue in our country! This statement comes through loud and clear after the overwhelming response from whānau, iwi, community and regional organisations across Aotearoa, who recently applied for the Māori Suicide Prevention Community Fund (2020/2021). Supported by He Tapu te Oranga o ia Tangata: Every Life Matters Suicide Prevention …

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