Whanau Ora NEWS / PĀnui
Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounamu welcomes the release of the Whānau Ora Annual Summary Report 2016/17 by Te Puni Kōkiri today detailing the commissioning activities and how Whānau Ora has contributed to gains for whānau.
Hot on the heels of the latest evaluation providing evidence that Whānau Ora is being recognised as a grassroots movement that has the potential to create widespread social change, Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounamu is thrilled to celebrate two magnificent advances being realised in an education context.
The goals of Whānau Ora are being realised through innovative initiatives supported by Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounamu. The organisation is one of three national commissioning entities contracted by Government to directly invest in flexible and innovative approaches to meet the needs and aspirations of whānau.
Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounamu congratulates the remarkable New Zealanders who have been honoured in the Queen’s Birthday awards announced this morning.
Recently we were invited to share kai with Whānau Ora Resilience Navigator Eileen Eriha and to hear about the awesome work she is involved in with rangatahi in Seddon.
Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounamu welcomes additional funding in the family violence sector but urges the importance of support for whānau-centred responses.
Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounamu is excited to announce the Wave Eight funding round for Whānau Ora based initiatives which opens on 1 May and closes 30 June 2018.
The Tū Pono network is engaging with whānau across the South Island to implement a Whānau Ora approach to address family violence and harm.
Te Putahitanga o Te Waipounamu Pouarahi, Helen Leahy's symposium speech 'The Waka Converge, The People Converge'
Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounamu has announced at its annual symposium, that it intends to be a Living Wage Employer.