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Kaumātua 65+

Learn about what we have to offer for you our kaumatua.

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nib Health Insurance – Toi Ora

A comprehensive health insurance policy for all hapū members to improve health and wellbeing. Includes coverage of specialists, GP, professional services and much more.

Click here for more info. 

Kaumātua Care.

The Kaumātua Care grant (previously Aged Care) is to help kaumātua with medical expenses, e.g. GP visits, prescriptions, specialist appointments. This is additional to nib Health Insurance Cover and has certain conditions

Grants for Kaumātua.

Kaumātua Grant

Overview

The Kaumātua grant is in recognition of being a Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei kaumātua who are 65+ years old.

Click here for the Kaumātua Grant application form. 

Age $ Open Date Close Date
65+ y/o $350.00 7 Jan 2020 30 Sep 2020

Kaumātua Care Grant

Overview

The Kaumatua Care grant (previously Aged Care) is to help kaumatua with medical expenses, e.g. GP visits, prescriptions, specialist appointments. Cover depends on age. This is additional to nib Health Insurance Cover and has certain conditions.

Click here for the Kaumātua Care Grant application form. 

Age $ Open Date Close Date
60+ y/o Up to $1,300.00 7 Jan 2020 30 Sep 2020

Leadership Development Grant

Overview

The Leadership Development grant provides financial assistance for developing your leadership skills.

Apply for a Leadership Development Grant via the Whānau Portal.

Age $ Open Date Close Date
15+ y/o Up to $500.00 7 Jan 2020 30 Sep 2020

 

Natural Disaster Grant

Overview

This grant is to help with recovery of damage caused by a natural disaster. 

Apply for a Natural Disaster Grant via the Whānau Portal.

Age $
0-99+ y/o Up to $1,000.00

Tertiary Grants

Overview

Below is a list of Tertiary grants that whānau can apply for.  

Grant Type Age $
Certificate/Diploma (Level 1-5) 16+ y/o $500.00
Bachelors Degree 16+ y/o $1,500.00
Post-Graduate Certificate or Post-Graduate Diploma 18+ y/o Up to $2,000.00
Masters Degree 18+ y/o $4,000.00
Doctoral Degree 18+ y/o $6,000.00

If you are studying in the following fields, there is additional support available for your studies;

  • Engineering and/or Construction
  • Sciences and/or Medicine
  • Digital Technology and/or Multi-Media
  • Professional Services
  • Tourism and/or Hospitality
  • Teaching
  • Te Reo Māori

Click here for more information on grants & scholarships. 

Apply for a Tertiary Grant via the Whānau Portal.

Swimming Grant

Overview

The Swimming grant is to help with swimming lessons and also encourages keeping active.

Apply for a Swimming Grant via the Whānau Portal.

Age $ Open Date
0-99+ y/o $70 per term Each Term

Sports Grant

Overview

The Sports grant is provided by the Trust Board to help support high performing sportspersons.

Apply for a Sports Grant via the Whānau Portal.

Age $
12+ y/o Up to $500.00

Programmes & Services.

Free nib Health Insurance - Toi Ora

Overview

A comprehensive health insurance policy for all hapū members to improve health and wellbeing. Includes coverage of specialists, GP, professional services and much more. The cost is directly paid to the health insurance company.

Click here for more info. 

Ōrākei Health Services – GP Clinic

Overview

Ōrākei Health is proudly owned and operated by Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei. We provide quality general health and medical care for whānau/families living in East Auckland.

​Our clinic is situated at the Eastridge Mall in Ōrākei and is an affordable low-cost service with qualified and experienced staff.

Click here for more info. 

Tākina Reo Programme

Overview

Tākina is a beginners Te Reo Māori programme that is delivered over 10 weeks.

Click here for more info. 

Savings Scheme - Toi Tupu

Overview

A Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei iwi investment savings scheme that encourages whānau to save for a better future. Each year $500.00 is contributed towards a savings scheme for each member.

Click here for more info. 

Tū Pakihi Programme

Overview

Tū Pakihi is an entrepreneurial programme for people wanting to build or get support to build a small start-up business.

Click here for more info. 

Tāne Ora Programme

Overview

A series of parenting wānanga specifically to support pāpā.

More information coming soon. 

Whānau Ora - Whānau Direct

Overview

Whānau Direct is a government fund that assists whānau to access financial resources when it matters most to whānau, with the intention of making a positive difference for whānau. Whānau Direct has specific criteria. For more information, contact us.

Whai Maia delivers the Whānau Ora contract which aims build whānau on their strengths. We have experienced Whānau Ora Navigators who work alongside each whānau along their journey. Click here for more info.