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Programmes & Services.

Ngā Oha Mātauranga

Ngā Oha Mātauranga are annual grants distributed to support ngā uri o Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei and their education journey’s from Early Childhood Education to Tertiary. Values of each grant vary based on level of study. 


Grant Type Value
Early Childhood Up to $300.00
Primary (Mainstream) $300.00
Primary (Māori-Medium) $400.00
Secondary (Mainstream) $300.00
Secondary (Māori-Medium) $400.00
Certificate Level 1,2,3 Up to $300.00
Certificate Level 4,5,6 Up to $1000.00
Bachelor’s Degree Up to $2,500.00
Post Graduate Up to $3,500.00
Master’s Degree Up to $5000.00
Doctorate Up to $7000.00


Employment Support - Up-skilling & Training


Our team can assist and support you with:

Work Preparation – CV writing, presentation and Interviewing skills

 Upskilling & Retooling – Certificates or licences.

Employment Opportunities  – Meaningful employment opportunities or a starting point into the workforce. 

We’ve created a one-stop-shop for you to see all opportunities relating to education, employment and enterprise. Click here for more.

Tū Pakihi (SME)


Tū Pakihi looks to support small-medium sized whānau owned businesses who are at start-up phase or within their first 18 months of trading. We support these businesses by providing a wrap-around support package which includes access to business mentors, financial and compliance support, Xero accounting training and support, back office resource support and networking opportunities.

We’ve created a one-stop-shop for you to see all opportunities relating to education, employment and enterprise. Click here for more.

Te Reo Tuawhiti Hōtaka Reo


We are happy to announce that we are taking registrations for our Te Reo Tuawhiti 2021 our brand new suite of (hōtaka Reo) Reo initiatives starting in March 2021.  There are Te Reo lessons for all levels,  Performing Arts (Kapa haka), Distance/Overseas learning and more! 

Click here for more info and to register.

Free 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. The cost is directly paid to the health insurance company.

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Ōrākei Health Services – GP Clinic


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.

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Savings Scheme - Toi Tupu


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.

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Tamariki Ora/Well Child


Tamariki Ora/Well Child is a home-based service offered to tamariki birth to 4 years. Tamariki Ora/Well Child services can support you to protect and improve your child’s health so he/she can grow and develop to their full potential.

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Weaving Waiora Wānanga


This is a free kaupapa Māori ante-natal wānanga to support hapū māmā and whānau on their parenting journey. The wānanga is for hapū māmā who are registered with Tamariki Ora.

Click here to find out more about the wānanga.

Whānau Ora


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.

Summer Internship Programme


The Internship programme runs over the summer period and gives applicants the opportunity to gain work experience with Whai Māia, Whai Rawa or the Trust Board, in various roles across the three organisations. The successful applicants are placed on a fixed term paid contract.

For Senior School Leavers and Year 1-2 Uni Students.

Express your interest now, closing Thursday 12 August: Click here to apply – https://bit.ly/3xLMiW0

Te Reo Māori.

Te Reo Māori programmes & resources for the whole whānau. To encourage everyday usage of Te Reo Māori in multiple contexts. Click here for more info.