Whanau Ora Services

Whānau Ora is a culturally based, and whānau-centred approach to wellbeing focused on whānau (family group) as a whole, as the decision-makers who determine their goals and aspirations. Building on the strengths and capabilities of whānau and wrapping the necessary services and support around them to get better outcomes and create positive changes. In areas such as health, education, housing, employment, improved standards of living and cultural identity.


Whānau are supported to fully realise the confidence, mana and the belief in self, family, and community. All Whānau Ora services are confidential, impartial, and non-discriminatory.

Whanau Ora Services consist of:

He Ngakau Hou

He Maara Hou

Nga Tini Whetu


Whanau Direct


Whānau Ora is a FREE service for Whānau Māori, although not exclusive, criteria may apply. Our services are available Monday through to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30pm.