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Ngāti Ranginui Iwi

Community Health Service, Kaupapa Māori, Social


9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.


Ngāti Ranginui Iwi work to deliver better health, social and educational outcomes for our whānau. We do this through:

Home and Community Support Services - Providing in-home care for people who require a bit of support 

Mataora Services - Including Child/Adolescent/Adult Trauma Counselling, Peer Support Advocacy, Addiction Counselling, Non-Violence Programmes, Adult Safety Programmes and Child Safety Programmes, Community Mental Health and Addiction Education, Geneologist/Whakapapa Navigator.

Mauri Ora - Working towards a healthy thriving iwi in Tauranga Moana including lifestyle programmes, dietitian, healthy lifestyles and vocational disability support

Education - Working with a number of schools across Tauranga to support greater educational success and positive outcomes for our iwi, hapū and whānau

Social and Community Development - Providing support & navigation for whānau to access information, services and resources so their pepi, tamariki & rangatahi have opportunities to thrive in a safe & nurturing environment. Services also include care and protection mentoring, recruiting/supporting caregivers of children in care, youth justice mentoring and programmes for at risk youth. 

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Child / Tamariki, Youth / Rangatahi, Adult / Pakeke, Older adult / Kaumātua

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Contact us, Make an appointment, Referral


No charge for our services


9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Languages Spoken

English, Māori

Services Provided

Home support

We are focused on providing in-home care for people who require a bit of support. Our main focus is on a responsive care model which enables people to maintain and…


MATAORA Services – Trauma Counselling

Trauma Counselling is a specialised field of counselling which supports people address, come to terms with, and recover from a traumatic event (PTSD). This specially trained practitioner, with a mental…



MATAORA Services – Peer Support Advocacy
Peer Support Advocacy performs a range of tasks through individual and group encounters to assist tangata whaiora of mental health and addiction services in regaining…


MATAORA Services – Addiction Counselling

This Co-existing Problems Counselling Service is targeted for whaiora aged 10-65+ years of age as to not exclude whānau due to age requirements needing a service, seeing as intergenerational factors…


Wellness / healthy lifestyle

Mauri Ora

The underlying principles of the Mauri Ora project are to work towards a healthy thriving iwi in Tauranga Moana, for whānau to leave a legacy of good health…


Whānau Ora

  • Kaupapa Māori

To enable our people to live their best lives the Social and Community Development team are focused on working from a whānau-ora based approach to working with individuals and their…


Injury, illness or disability

  • Vocational disability support


Education is a critical tool and is instrumental in our tribal growth, development and community transformation. We aim to foster an attitude of life-long learning from an early age that…



Family / whānau

  • Support

Kaupapa Māori

At-Risk Youth Mentoring Programmes

We provide youth justice mentoring programmes for youth offenders and youth at-risk programmes including holiday programmes for at-risk youth.

Abuse and violence support

  • Care and protection
  • Education programmes
  • Victim support

We provide care and protection mentoring, recruitment and support for caregivers of children in care and whānau support social work.

Our non-violence programmes for tāne are court mandated.

We also…



Kaupapa Māori


Social work


Bay of Plenty

Contact Details

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

166 17th Avenue
Tauranga South
Bay of Plenty 3112

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Street Address

166 17th Avenue
Tauranga South
Bay of Plenty 3112

Postal Address

PO Box 2526
Tauranga 3140

This page was last updated at 4:59PM on February 22, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by Ngāti Ranginui Iwi.