Mahitahi, is an iwi-whaanui organisation, and supports wellness and recovery programmes for taangata whai ora.
We provide our services with a tikanga and kaupapa Maaori approach, in the spirit of "mahi tahi" that emphasises a spirit of togetherness and is further supported by our organisational whakatauaki; "ma te mahi tahi ka whiwhi ora" ; "people together nurturing wellness" to:
- Decrease the prevalence of mental illness and mental health problems within the community.
- Increase the health status, and reduce the impact of mental disorders on tangata whaiora their whanau, hapu and iwi.
Community Based Child and Adolescent Support Packages
This service provides intensive community support for clients aged up to 20 years with high and ongoing mental health requirements.
RPM - CY&A - Individual Packages of Care
Community Living Service
This service has a strengths-based, recovery orientation. It assists people who would previously have stayed in inpatient services or residential rehabilitation, or who could no longer remain in their accommodation,…
Housing and Recovery Service – Residential Rehabilitation
This service provides housing and recovery-focused support for people with mental health problems. The service aims to help people move towards more independent living or to retain their level of…
Iwi Support Services
Community Support Services include Iwi Support Services. These services provide community based cultural assessment, support and consultation within a kaupapa Maori framework for pakeke/kaumatua/tangata whai ora who have been diagnosed…
This service aims to improve the quality of care for Maori and to help improve services for Maori by:
- developing the knowledge and skills of Maori staff in the service…
Kaupapa Maori Day Programme
This recovery- and rehabilitation-focused service assists tangata whai ora/clients to improve their life skills and strengthen their sense of identity, knowledge and understanding of their Maoritanga.
Te Oho Mauri -…
Mobile Community Support Service
This mobile service will support people with severe mental illness who have the highest support and recovery needs. Specific support is provided, based on the personalised plans developed in partnership…
Supported Employment Coordination Service
This service provides support, training and assistance to help clients prepare for, obtain and maintain employment. Clients are helped to identify their career goals, capabilities and training needs, to develop…