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Te Roopu Waiora

Community Health Service


10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.


Te Roopu Waiora Trust is a kaupapa Maori Organisation founded and governed by whanau with physical, sensory and intellectual disabilities. We provide accessibility information and advice to our communities, government and service providers as well as assisting whanau access Maori communities and a broad range of services.

We provide:

  •   information about accessibility services and supports
  •   wananga for whanau to share their aspirations
  •   wananga for providers to improve service engagement
  •   a safe and welcoming environment
  •   knowledge about Maori accessibility issues
  •   network links and contacts
  •   community research and planning
  •   Maori accessibility awareness

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10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

Mon – Fri10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

A number of our hui are held after hours and weekends including NZSL classes and Te Reo/Tikaanga wananga.  Please contact us for further information

Service Types


We support the establishment of the first Kohanga Reo in Aotearoa where tamariki and their whanau with disabilities can participate with full supports and health services available. We engage with…


Kaupapa Māori

  • Whanau Ora

Anei te moemoea o Te Roopu Waiora: Whakahokia te mana rangatiratanga ki nga ringa o nga whanau haua.  Placing the direction of life back into the hands of whanau is…


Injury, illness or disability

  • Disability support
  • Self management

Our approach is to encourage whanau haua to connect and evaluate their experiences with the broad range of existing services providers

Older adult

We engage with whanau as a collective entity that includes kaumatua.  Our governance includes guidance from kaumatua (elders)


We engage with whanau as a collective entity that includes rangatahi.  Our governance includes advice from rangatahi haua

Family / whanau

  • Whanau Ora

With a kaupapa of ‘placing the direction of life back into the hands of whanau’ we strive towards rebuilding the capacity of whanau to determine their own wellbeing pathways 

Whanau Ora

  • Kaupapa Māori

As a kaupapa Maori organisation, we welcome all manuhiri to engage with us

Whanau haua

Whanau experiencing disability

Languages Spoken

Maori, English

Wheelchair Access



South Auckland

Contact Details

TXT ONLY: 021 491 256

6B Ryan Place
Auckland 2104

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Street Address

6B Ryan Place
Auckland 2104

Postal Address

6B Ryan Place, Manukau 2104

This page was last updated at 9:25AM on February 24, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Te Roopu Waiora.