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Description

Rangatahi & Whanau Support Services : Whare Manawa Ora

  • Whanau Ora

Working with 13 to 24-year-olds and whanau to plan and support them to achieve their goals and aspirations.

  • Mentoring

Matching a mentor with a person to support and upskill. This service is linked to Oranga Tamariki & the Family Harm Initiative.

  • Children's Team

Bringing together the child, their whanau and professionals involved in their care, agree on a plan and to deliver support to improve the well-being of children and their whanau.

  • Safer Families

Co-ordination of Rotorua Safer Families Project networks assist with activities, meetings and events i.e White Ribbon & E Tu Whanau with communities and agencies.

  • Whanau Wellness Services

In partnership with the Police offering the whole whanau interventions, support and links to required services.

  • Transition to Adulthood

Supporting young people from Oranga Tamariki care to adulthood with a full wrap around service.  

 

Events & Activities : Whare Manawa Wera

  •  Okareka Outdoor Centre

The Okareka Outdoor Centre is based at Boyes Beach, Lake Okareka and offer team building activities, waka, kayaking & paddling for schools, corporate and international visitors.

  • Waka Ama/Waka Tete

Paddling events and opportunities to suit all ages and experience.

  • Breakaway Holiday Programme

A free school holiday programme for youth aged 11 to 17 years, who would not normally be given the opportunity to attend.

  • Te Arawa Journey

A programme held over 6 weekends offering strength based experiences and activities - mai Maketu ki Tongariro for youth aged 10 to 15.

 

Youth Services : Whare Manawa Toitoi

  •  Youth Payment

Providing mentoring and financial assistance to youth 16 to 18 years.

  • Young Parent Payment

Providing mentoring and financial assistance to young parents 16 to 19 years.

  • NEET

Voluntary service working with youth aged 16 to 17 to support engagement in education, employment or training.

  • Drivers Licences

Drivers licencing programme available for those on Youth Payment or Youth Parent Payment.

  • Budgeting/Parenting Programmes

We provide budgeting and parenting programmes that are to be completed as part of the payment obligations.

Ages

13-17 years old

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Make an appointment, Referral, Walk in

Hours

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.
Christmas: Open 23 Dec — 24 Dec. Closed 25 Dec — 26 Dec. Open 27 Dec. Closed 28 Dec — 29 Dec. Open 30 Dec — 31 Dec. Closed 1 Jan — 2 Jan. Open 3 Jan.

Service Types

Abuse and violence

  • Family violence intervention
  • Information & support
  • Support groups

Cultural support

  • Kaupapa Māori

Kaupapa Māori

Mentoring and Youth Work

Education and training

Employment

Parenting

Social work

Charges

No fees apply.

Languages Spoken

English

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Region

Lakes

Contact Details

This page was last updated at 1:54PM on December 3, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Te Waiariki Purea Trust.