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Te Roopu o Te Whanau Rangimarie o Tamaki Makaurau

Social Service


2 Cameo Court Road, Mangere, Auckland

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.


"Me mahi whakakotahi, mo te ora, me whakaruruhau, o te whanau"
"Working together, for the safety and wellbeing of all people"

The purpose of the Trust is to:

  • provide social, economic, education and health support services from a Tikanga Maori philosophy for persons that require advocacy and support and may be at risk of harm or harming and/or at risk of homelessness or are homeless;
  • provide services and courses aimed at supporting individual and whanau plan towards positive life changes;
  • provide social, emergency, transitional and/or affordable rental housing and related services to meet the needs of the community;
  • ensure services offer a whole of whanau approach that is child focused and addresses the holistic needs of the whanau;
  • promote ongoing support of professional development for staff to work in a culturally appropriate manner according to kaupapa Maori;
  • to seek, accept and receive donations, subsidies, grants, endowments, gifts, legacies, loans, bequest in order to maintain the above aims, goals and objectives; and
  • provide other support and assistance consistent with this charitable purpose.

To achieve the purpose of the Trust, a variety of education courses are provided internally and partnerships are formed with external providers for specialist services outside of our scope.
The Trust also offers an emergency transitional housing service as well as a Women's safe house.
In addition, social work advocacy and support services are provided by the Trust to support with improving overall safety and well-being for individuals and families.


5-12 years old, 13-17 years old, 18+ years old, Older adult

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2 Cameo Court Road, Mangere, Auckland

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Service Types

Abuse and violence

  • Education programmes
  • Family violence intervention
  • Information & support
  • Referral to specialist services
  • Support groups
  • Victim support

Social work

  • Crisis assessment


  • Parenting education
  • Parent wellbeing
  • Whanau support
  • Dads


Basic needs

  • Crisis assessment
  • Drop-in centre
  • Emergency accommodation
  • Food
  • Housing

Cultural support

  • Kaupapa Māori
  • Pacific Island people

Education and training

  • Life skills
  • Skills courses

Supporting financial independence

Kaupapa Māori


Charges for housing services dependant on income and family size.

Languages Spoken

English, Maori



South Auckland

Contact Details


2 Cameo Court Road
Auckland 2024

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Street Address

2 Cameo Court Road
Auckland 2024

Postal Address

PO BOx 43 264
Auckland 2153

This page was last updated at 3:03PM on April 22, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Te Roopu o Te Whanau Rangimarie o Tamaki Makaurau.