Kia ora koutou katoa,   Kia haumaru ake te noho ki te kainga! The safest place is at home! I hope everyone is settling into homelife and you and your whānau are safe and well. As you can see our team is at home safe in their bubbles, at their workstations and continuing the work…

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Tēnā koutou katoa,   As the efforts to contain Covid-19 escalate Purapura Whetu is making changes to adhere to the Government’s announcement that we are now at a Risk Level 2.   Alert Level Two is where the disease is contained but the risks are growing because we have more cases. This is when we…

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Tēnā koutou katoa,   This message is to keep you up to date, as to how Purapura Whetu Trust is responding to the COVID –19 pandemic and how we can work together to keep our communities safe and well. Purapura Whetu intends to continue to support whānau at this time and take safe practical measures…

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Purapura Whetu is seeking to fill two full time positions in our team. Kaitautoko/ Whānau Ora Pracitioner (Programmes Coordinator) Kaitautoko/ Whānau Ora Practioner (Te Oriori) Applications are sought from suitably qualified candidates to provide high quality services to the whanau we serve. Click here to find out more about the vacancies.

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We are very excited to welcome five new kaimahi to the Purapura Whetu whānau. Yesterday at Rehua Marae we held a powhiri for our new Muslim community support workers who have come on board to help support the health and social needs of the Muslim community in Christchurch. We have worked with the Muslim community…

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We have some new programmes starting this term like Awesome Matua, knitting and pastel art as well as some old favourites like weaving, swimming and many more! Check out the timetable below to see what else we have running this term. Complete the referral form below if you aren’t enrolled at Purapura Whetu and would…

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Purapura Whetu is seeking to fill a full time position in our team. Applications are sought from suitably qualified candidates to provide high quality services to the whanau we serve. Click here to find out more about the vacancy and how to apply.

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This term we have activities running each day to support wellbeing. We have a wide range of social and educational activities detailed in the timetable below. Please click here to make a referral to our day programmes service or click here to read our eligibility criteria for this service. Our programmes coordinator Brigid is available…

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Tēnā koutou Our February Board of Trustees meeting was a chance to finalise plans for our upcoming stakeholders meeting. This will be an opportunity for the board to share stories of success at Purapura Whetu, and look to the broader social service sector to examine and wānanga opportunities, as well as discuss areas of challenge.…

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This is our timetable of day activities for this term, starting 11th Feb 2019 and running every week until the 12th April 2019. If you have any questions or would like to know more, please contact Brigid on 021 377 421 or brigid@pw.maori.nz Important Note: Mau Rakau is on Wednesdays from 3:00pm to 4:30pm (not…

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