Programme Profiles

Breasts!

Breasts!

Now that I have your undivided attention, here is my story… When I wrote this, our family had just returned from a trip to the beautiful North. Whangarei, KeriKeri, Paihia, Waitangi, dazzling emerald oceans, native forests, panoramic views, hot summer...
A new service at Ngati Pikiao Health – Jadelle Contraceptive Implants

A new service at Ngati Pikiao Health – Jadelle Contraceptive Implants

Two staff have recently been trained to offer Jadelle insertion and removal.  Hine Loughlin a Nurse Practitioner and Katrina Maaka our Registered Nurse who works with hapū mama and pepi both are at Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Pikiao. The implant is a form...
Pikiao Runanga helps rangatahi prepare for independence

Pikiao Runanga helps rangatahi prepare for independence

As part of Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Pikiao’s NCEA Youth Education incentive programme they are able to give 11 rangatahi the opportunity to study and sit for their Learners License as part of their NCEA level 2 credits. Having a license can enable people...
Local children enjoy Te Arawa Journey programme

Local children enjoy Te Arawa Journey programme

Meeting new people, learning about their ancestors and overcoming fears are just some of the reasons kids are enjoying a local programme. Te Arawa Journey is an outdoor pursuits and life skills journey open to all rangatahi aged 10 to 15. The programmes...
Rangatahi wānanga coming to Rotorua

Rangatahi wānanga coming to Rotorua

Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Pikiao Trust is delivering ‘Rangatahi Wānanga’ to youth across the Rotorua Lakes District! These wānanga are interactive and fun, while providing skills and learning around: Signs and symptoms of unwellness/whakamomori...
Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Pikiao & Korowai Aroha take health checks to the marae

Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Pikiao & Korowai Aroha take health checks to the marae

In late September Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Pikiao and Korowai Aroha have been working in the community to bring free health checks to whānau, hapū, iwi and marae. The group was at Pounamunui Marae where they held their second marae-based free health check...
Calls to keep Māori men’s health programme

Calls to keep Māori men’s health programme

(By Mere McLean) Former participants of Māori a well-being programme are calling for its continuation. Tāne Takitū Ake, a four year pilot-programme run by Te Korowai Aroha has helped over 100 men and it is nearing its end. Members of Tāne Takitū...
A new initiative for the Runanga begins Sunday, 28 August at Taurua Marae

A new initiative for the Runanga begins Sunday, 28 August at Taurua Marae

Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Pikiao’s has launched a new initiative that will see free Marae-based health clinics being brought to the community. This programme has been developed in collaboration with Korowai Aroha, Rotorua Area Public Health Services...
Need support with your finances?

Need support with your finances?

Maatua Whangai offer free and confidential financial advice in te reo Māori or in English and can support whānau to better manage their money. We can advocate on your behalf with creditors and government agencies We deliver financial literacy programmes...
Tikanga Ririki Parenting Programme

Tikanga Ririki Parenting Programme

Te Roopu a Iwi o Te Arawa Charitable Trust – also known as Maatua Whāngai – is an approved Iwi/Māori Social Service provider that delivers a range of services and programmes to the community. Tikanga Ririki is a strengths-based Māori...