Whānau Ora is an inclusive approach to providing services and opportunities to all New Zealand families wanting assistance. Whānau Ora seeks the transformation of whānau – by whānau. The service is driven by a focus that whānau will be self-managing; live healthy lifestyles; and participate fully in society to create a sense of health and well-being.
Education – Housing – Health & Wellbeing – Employment – Cultural Identity
Mai Whānau is a service that runs under the Whānau Ora scheme. The Mai Whānau service supports you and your whānau to achieve your dreams and aspirations through transforming future development and success. This service can help you with:
I am passionate about ensuring that all whānau are able to reach their full potential so they can live the best life possible for them and using my skills to give back to Iwi, hapū and advocating strongly for whānau healing from intergeneration trauma.
My greatest aspiration is that my role will no longer be needed in the future because all Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei members will be living their full potential, are safe, happy and achieveing their goals and aspirations.