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Ko Wai Tōu Ingoa Hauora

Social Service, Community Health, Kaupapa Māori, Mental Health & Addictions

Today

10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

Description

Ko Wai Tōu Ingoa Hauora is a social, health and community support service for the Ngāti Kahungunu region.

Ngā Ratonga (Our services):

  • Rangatahi service - we are committed to supporting rangatahi to reach their full potential, catering to the needs of tamariki and rangatahi aged 5 to 24-years.
  • Whānau service - we support individuals & groups aged 24 to 60, providing them with the tools; advice and reasoning, so they become insightful, empowered and change-motivated.
  • Kāhui pakeke service - we support the elderly aged 60+ who are vulnerable, isolated and lack accessibility to services and support.

Programmes

Rangatahi service

Programme Areas

Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol, Kaupapa Māori, Pacific Island people

Programme Type

Kaupapa Māori (AOD), Peer / advocacy / group / family whānau support, Community based support - mental health, Kaupapa Māori - mental health, Pacific Island people - mental health

Regions

Hawkes Bay

Age Groups

Child / tamariki, Youth / rangatahi

Referral Types

Self referral

Referral Process

Please contact us directly if you have any questions or want to access this support.

Referrals can be sent to info@kwtih.org.nz. Please include as much information as possible when making…

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Description

We are enthusiastic about the future of rangatahi we support, so they grow to be confident individuals with a voice. And we think that it’s all about listening to them,…

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Whānau service

Programme Areas

Crisis / acute, Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol, Addictions - other, Kaupapa Māori, Pacific Island people

Programme Type

Peer support (AOD), Community / social support (AOD), Kaupapa Māori (AOD), Pacific Island people (AOD), Acute services, Coexisting problems – mental health & addictions, Community based support - other, Community based support - mental health, Advocacy / group / family whānau support (AOD), Disability support, Kaupapa Māori - mental health, Pacific Island people - mental health, Supported employment

Regions

Hawkes Bay

Age Groups

Adult / pakeke

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

Please contact us directly if you have any questions or want to access this support.

Referrals can be sent to info@kwtih.org.nz. Please include as much information as possible when making…

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Description

We are aware of the myriad of challenges whānau face in their daily lives and so, we help them peel back those layers and gradually open up to the idea…

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Kāhui pakeke service

Programme Areas

Crisis / acute, Self help/ helpline, Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol, Kaupapa Māori

Programme Type

Helpline / self-help - mental health, Kaupapa Māori (AOD), Acute services, Peer / advocacy / group / family whānau support, Community based support - mental health, Disability support, Eating disorders, Kaupapa Māori - mental health

Regions

Hawkes Bay

Age Groups

Older adult / kaumātua

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Please contact us directly if you have any questions or want to access this support.

Referrals can be sent to info@kwtih.org.nz. Please include as much information as possible when making…

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Description

We support vulnerable elderly who lack service support, by creating alliances within the elder community by bringing them together. We promote dignity, wellbeing, equity and respect while offering expert information…

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Staff

Our friendly, professional, and highly experienced team come from diverse backgrounds:

  • Stacy Apiata: Kaiwhakahaere Matua - Operations Manager
  • Jackina Pohatu: Kaiāwhina whaiaro - Executive Assistant
  • Ernest Seadon: Kaikaute pūtea - Corporate Services & Accounts Management
  • Rita Gore: Kaitātari Kaupapa - Corporate Services and Policy Analyst
  • Naomi Epapara: Kaiwhakaako Māori - Cultural advisor to the Board

 Learn more about our staff here

Ages

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

How do I access this service?

Contact us

Telephone: 068708052

Crisis: 0223953588

Referral

Website / App

website - click here

Charges

Free service

Hours

10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sat – Sun10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Languages Spoken

Māori, Samoan, English

Services Provided

Kaupapa Māori

Child / Tamariki

We offer mentoring and resilience-building wānanga in a safe and well-supported environment.

  • We offer support to all tamariki and rangatahi
  • We help build peer capacity and capabilities
  • We support rainbow…

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Youth / Rangatahi

We offer mentoring and resilience-building wānanga in a safe and well-supported environment.

  • We offer support to all tamariki and rangatahi
  • We help build peer capacity and capabilities
  • We support rainbow…

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Kaupapa Māori

Older adult / Kaumātua

We offer a pickup and drop-off service, we provide activities such as Hauora movement, rāranga, waiata and companionship, but most importantly, we help create alliances within the elder community by…

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Transport

  • We offer a pickup and drop-off service for the elderly.
  • We offer transport to community meals

Family / whānau

  • Support

We focus on whānau-centric practices

Pacific Island people

We embrace diverse cultures

Abuse and violence

  • Elder abuse
  • Anger management
  • Care and protection
  • Counselling
  • Family violence intervention
  • Support groups
  • Victim support

We support individuals experiencing all forms of violence

Advocacy

We advocate as much as possible, but step back when we feel our clients can speak for themselves and make their own decisions

Cultural support

  • Kaupapa Māori
  • Pacific Island people

We support clients needing cultural support

Education and training

  • Life skills
  • Skills courses

We facilitate various wānanga

Employment

We help people into employment

LGBTIQ+ support

We support our rainbow clients

Social work

We listen to and speak with, our clients wanting social support

Basic needs

  • Food

We provide community meals as well as short-notice food deliveries via Nourished for Nil to our clients

Wheelchair Access

No

Public Transport

Bus stop nearby 

Parking

Plenty of parking

Region

Hawkes Bay

Contact Details

Contact us online here

After Hours Crisis Calls:  022 395 3588
(Only use this option for Crisis calls i.e. concern for personal wellbeing or that of others)

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829 Huia Street
Camberley
Hastings
Hawke's Bay 4120

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Street Address

829 Huia Street
Camberley
Hastings
Hawke's Bay 4120

This page was last updated at 10:13AM on September 1, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Ko Wai Tōu Ingoa Hauora.