About Us

Te Puawaitanga ki Ōtautahi Trust is a kaupapa Māori community-based organisation delivering health, education, justice, and social services to whānau in the Waitaha Canterbury rohe. 



·    Whānau Ora Navigators - help plan for now and the future to help whānau reach their goals.
·    Smoke Free Practitioner – provides free support to help whānau, including hapū māmā live smoke-free.
·    Rongoā Māori– traditional Māori healing with taonga pūoro.
·    Poipoia te Mokopuna - for whānau with tamariki under three years old who want support with their in-home learning activities.
·    Tamaiti te Puawai – parenting, life skills and whānau planning for māmā in prison and upon release.
·    Kā au Kahuraki  - a community-based initiative to build safe and resilient neighbourhoods and support whānau with tamariki into ECE.
·    Family Start - an intensive home visiting programme to improve tamariki health, growth and whānau circumstances.
·    Whānau Whakapuawai – for māmā who want support for their mental wellbeing.





Phone: 0800 66 99 57
Physical Address:
Level 3, 7 Winston Avenue
Te Waipounamu