COVID-19 Alert Level 2

Effective 11:59pm Tuesday 7th September 2021, Canterbury will be at Alert Level 2. Purapura Whetu will continue to operate under Level 2 as below. Our sites at 166 St Asaph Street and the Phillipstown Community Hub will re-open. Most staff will return to work at our sites and some staff will continue to work remotely. All…

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COVID-19 Alert Level 3

Effective 11:59pm Tuesday 31st August 2021, Canterbury will be at Alert Level 3. Purapura Whetu will continue to operate under Level 3, with the same changes to our services that you saw in Level 4. Our sites at 166 St Asaph Street and the Phillipstown Community Hub remain closed. Our staff will continue to work…

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COVID-19 Alert Level 4

WE ARE STILL HERE TO HELP New Zealand is at Alert Level 4 (effective 11:59pm Tuesday 17th August 2021). Canterbury will remain at Level 4 for at least three days. Purapura Whetu continues to operate under Level 4, with the following changes to our services. Our sites at 166 St Asaph Street and the Phillipstown Community Hub…

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Winter newsletter out now!

The first issue of our brand new newsletter, Te Wahanui, is out now – view it here! If you’d like to receive future issues by email, you can subscribe here.

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Subscribe to our newsletter!

Kia ora whānau, We are delighted to launch our brand new newsletter, Te Wahanui, which will be released on a quarterly basis with each season. Our Hōtoke (Winter) issue will be out soon. Stay up to date with our news, updates, services, events, stories and more. You can subscribe to Te Wahanui with your name…

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Hui a Raumati & Christmas Celebration 2020

We look forward to seeing you at our Hui a Raumati & Christmas Celebration this Rāmere te 4 Hakihea 2020, at the Phillipstown Community Hub (11am-3pm). Join us for fun, kai and community. There will be plenty of activities to keep all fed and entertained, including: BBQ trucks Ice cream Bouncy castles Soft archery for…

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Service Update 20 May 2020

Tēnā koutou e ngā ringa rehe, e ngā ringa raka i tu kaha ai ki te mahi pono rawa! Ara, mahia te mahi! Tihei Mauri ora! It is a reassuring to see that the COVID -19 pandemic approach is going positively in Aotearoa, and that we are moving through the alert levels in a predictable…

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COVID-19 CEO Update 30/3/2020

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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