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Whaioranga Trust

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Description

Whaioranga Trust delivers multiple services utilising Kaupapa Māori values and practices as guidelines to support whānau. Our primary focus is the wellbeing of whānau, hapu and iwi. We provide a range of services to support whānau to live well in the community.

Our services cover Katikati, Tauranga, Mount Maunganui, Pāpāmoa, Te Puke, Maketu / Little Waihi, Paengaroa.

Services include:

Whānau Support Services

  • Counselling
  • Whānau Support
  • Elder Abuse Response Service

Day Programmes

  • Mana Tu - Mental Health and Addictions
  • Kaumātua Programme
  • Collaborative Kaumātua Days
  • Traditional Healing (Rongoa Workshops)

Disabilities Support Services

  • Responsive Model of Care - Home Based Support
  • Short Term Support Services
  • Home Based Support - Long Term Chronic Health Services
  • Home and Community Support Services

Traditional Healing

  • Rongoa Māori

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Ages

Adult / Pakeke, Older adult / Kaumātua

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Make an appointment, Referral, Walk in

Charges

Free to access

Fees and Charges Categorisation

Free

Hours

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (29 Mar), Easter Sunday (31 Mar), Easter Monday (1 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), King's Birthday (3 Jun), Matariki (28 Jun), Labour Day (28 Oct), Auckland Anniversary (27 Jan).

Services Provided

Counselling

Promoting personal empowerment through individual sessions aimed at promoting Tino Rangatiratanga for victims of abuse, addictive behaviour, relationship issues and grief and loss.

Promoting personal empowerment through individual sessions aimed at promoting Tino Rangatiratanga for victims of abuse, addictive behaviour, relationship issues and grief and loss.

Family / whānau support

Moving whānau from co-dependence to independence by working alongside providing support, advocacy and encouragement.

Moving whānau from co-dependence to independence by working alongside providing support, advocacy and encouragement.

Disability support services
Short Term Support Services

Restorative support for those needing short term care following hospital discharge.

Restorative support for those needing short term care following hospital discharge.

Home support

Responsive Model of Care – Home Based Support - Over 65 years restorative support in the home for those assessed with a long-term disability who wish to remain living in the community. Home Based Support - Long Term Chronic Health Services - Over 65 years restorative support for those who suffer long term chronic un-wellness. Home and Community Support Services - Under 65 years restorative support in the home for those assessed with a long-term disability who wish to remain living in the community.

  • Carers
  • Cleaning (personal care)
  • Home visits

Responsive Model of Care – Home Based Support - Over 65 years restorative support in the home for those assessed with a long-term disability who wish to remain living in the community.

Home Based Support - Long Term Chronic Health Services - Over 65 years restorative support for those who suffer long term chronic un-wellness.

Home and Community Support Services - Under 65 years restorative support in the home for those assessed with a long-term disability who wish to remain living in the community.

Kaupapa Māori

Traditional Maori practices together with contemporary therapy to simulate health and / or recovery, Groups that support the understanding of ‘wairua’ and other cultural spiritual beliefs and values, Education workshops for the identification, preservation and benefits of natural resources

  • Traditional Māori practices together with contemporary therapy to simulate health and / or recovery
  • Groups that support the understanding of ‘wairua’ and other cultural spiritual beliefs and values 
  • Education workshops for the identification, preservation and benefits of natural resources
Wellness / healthy lifestyle
Elder abuse

Elder Abuse Response Service To ensure the immediate safety and support for elderly to have greater control of their lives who have experienced or suspected abuse & neglect

Elder Abuse Response Service

To ensure the immediate safety and support for elderly to have greater control of their lives who have experienced or suspected abuse & neglect

Mana Tu – Mental Health and Addictions

Interactive education / life skills programme promoting personal growth and wellbeing within a group environment

Interactive education / life skills programme promoting personal growth and wellbeing within a group environment

Advocacy
Information & support
Rongoā Māori | Māori healing
Whānau Ora

Kaupapa Māori

  • Kaupapa Māori
Kaumātua Programmes

Kaumātua Programme - An interactive programme promoting whanaungatanga and awareness of personal health and wellbeing through education and specialist facilitation. Collaborative Kaumātua Days - Initiated to support collective gathering of kaumatua groups throughout Tauranga, Te Puke and Maketu

Kaumātua Programme - An interactive programme promoting whanaungatanga and awareness of personal health and wellbeing through education and specialist facilitation. 

Collaborative Kaumātua Days - Initiated to support collective gathering of kaumātua groups throughout Tauranga, Te Puke and Maketu

Disability Assistance

Wheelchair access

Region

Bay of Plenty

Contact Details

531 Welcome Bay Road
Welcome Bay
Tauranga 3175

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Street Address

531 Welcome Bay Road
Welcome Bay
Tauranga 3175

Postal Address

531 Welcome Bay Road, RD 5, Tauranga, 3175

This page was last updated at 1:03PM on November 27, 2023. This information is reviewed and edited by Whaioranga Trust.