Toi Ora Events
Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei is committed to improving the well-being and health of ngā uri o Tuperiri. We aim to do this by providing a range of different Health and wellbeing programmes and services for whānau. On this page you will find information on our Toi Ora kaupapa and events. CLICK HERE for more info on the Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei Health Insurance Cover.
This month’s kaupapa is Junk Free June, a fun and positive way to take charge of your health – particularly if you are at risk of chronic conditions like Diabetes, Gout and Osteoarthritis. Changes to your diet can have a big impact on your personal health and living junk free is one choice you can make for a happier life. Everyone's junk is different - the goal is to make changes in your diet and lifestyle so you feel healthier and happier when you kick the junk!
Toi Ora invites you to join us as we ‘kick the junk’. We have special guest speaker Dr Janet Titchener – Diabetes Specialist sharing some key tips on how to prevent and manage Diabetes followed by an interactive healthy cooking session with Cherill Rave – Healthy Babies, Healthy Futures Coordinator who provides community workshops to learn tips and tricks for healthy eating on a budget.
WHEN: Wednesday 19 June 2019
WHERE: Whare Ora / Whai Maia Office (230 Kupe Street, Orakei, Auckland)
TIME: 9.30am - Whanaungatanga
10am - Dr Janet Titchener (there will also be an ongoing diabetes clinic from 11-12am).
11am - Healthy Cooking Workshop
Healthly Cooking session Recipe with Healthy Babies, Healthy Futures.
Come along and tautoko Go Red for May! The Go Red for May kaupapa is about raising awareness around Women's Heart Awareness month. Heart disease is the leading cause of death in women of Aotearoa with nearly 60 Kiwi women who die from heart disease every week, making it New Zealand's single biggest killer.
NWŌ Toi Ora supports Go Red for May by inviting whānau to wear something RED and join us for a fun morning of kōrero, kai, fun activities and more!
ĀHEA: Wednesday 22nd May 2019 KI HEA: Whare Ora (230 Kupe street)
9.30am: Guest Speaker
10.30am: Circuit Training (Bring your running shoes)
11.00am : Breakout Session- Morning Tea, nib Wellness Coach, Smear Your Mea, Fun & Games.
Nau mai, haere mai! For registered Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei members.
To help you and your whānau to stay well this winter, nib is offering flu vaccinations at no cost for all NWŌ registered nib whānau members! All you need to do is visit your nearest Unichem or Life Pharmacy to get your Flu Vaccine at no cost- māmā as nē! T&C’s do apply. CLICK HERE for all of the info. OR Alternatively you can call nib on 0800NIBNWO (0800 642 696) to find how you can get your Flu Vaccine at no cost. Offer valid until 30th of June 2019.