Our Publications are memoirs of progress within the Whānau Ora movement and of significant events that have taken place. We are making a change for the benefit of our communities and whānau.
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Te Putahitanga Symposium: Opening Address : Norm Dewes
Foundation Chair for Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounamu
Wednesday 21 June 2017; 2.30pm
Read the speech here
Long Term Conditions Workshop Presentation
My Dad's not home
Education (Update) Amendment Bill
Supplementary Order Paper #250 Submission to the Education and Science Select Committe
The Evaluation of wave One Initiatives
An analysis and report back of wave one initiatives of Te Pūtahitanga O Te Waipounamu by Ihi Research and Development.
Taking Charge of Change: Transformation through Innovation
Social Service Providers Āotearoa Conference, 2016
Social Security Amendment Submission
Submission to the Social Services Committee
Ethnicity Data Protocols for the Health and Disability Sector
Submission to the Ministry of Health
Health of Older People Strategy Consultation
Submission to the Ministry of Health
Family Violence Framework Submission
Family Violence Risk Assessment and Management Framework to the Ministry of Justice
NZ Health Research Strategy Submission for 29 July
Submission to the Ministry of Science and Innovation and the Ministry of Health.
Te Ture Whenua Māori Bill 2016
Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounamu writes in response to the Inquiry into Te Ture Whenua Māori Bill.
Inquiry into whānau access to and management of tūpāpaku
Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounamu writes in response to the Inquiry into whānau access to and management of tūpāpaku regarding access to and management of the tūpāpaku of deceased whānau members.
Healthy Home Guarantee Bill Submission
Submission to the Committe Secretariat, Government Administration.
Cross-Party Homelessness Inquiry
Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounamu writes in response to the Cross-Party Homelessness Inquiry
CROSS-PARTY HOMELESSNESS INQUIRY
Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounamu Verbal Submission to Labour, the Green Party and the Māori Party
Te Pūtahitanga Outcomes Framework
Making a measurable and positive difference of the lives of those in Te Waipounamu.
Te Pūtahitanga Survey Guide
Whānau Satisfaction and Outcomes Guide
Substance Addiction (Compulsory Assessment and Treatment) Bill 2015
Submission to the Health Select Committee
Transport and Industrial Relations
Inquiry into the future of New Zealand's mobility
Submission to the Transport and Industrial Relations Select Committee
Southern DHB Submission
Proposed New Zealand Public Health and Disability (Southern DHB) Elections Bill
Submission to the Health Parliamentary Select Committee
Residential Tenancies Regulations submission
Proposed Residential Tenancies Regulations for insulation and smoke alarms
Submission to the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment.
Preventing and Minimising Gambling Harm Submission - Ministry of Health
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Family Violence Law Review
Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounamu writes in response to the Family Violence Law Review from our unique perspective as the South Island Commissioning Agency for Whānau Ora.
Support for Children
Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounamu writes in response to the Support for Children in Hardship Bill from our unique perspective as the South Island Commissioning Agency for Whānau Ora.
Submission to the Productivity CoMmission
More Effective Social Services Inquiry
Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounamu Symposium
On the 7 th October 2009 a hui took place at Chateau Marlborough to ascertain the interest of the people in an idea called Whānau Ora.
Opening Address – Te Aho Mutunga Kore; Whānau Ora Symposium
Helen Leahy, Pouarahi / Chief Executive, Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounamu
Thursday 7 July 2016
Te Pūtahitanga Conference Speech Ta Mark Solomon
Speech notes for Tā Mark for the Te Pūtahitanga Symposium
Closing Address: Te Aho Mutunga Kore – The Eternal THREAD
Closing Address address from Helen Leahy – Pouarahi – Chief Executive