About Us

Purapura Whetu Trust is a community kaupapa Māori health and social services provider based in Christchurch.

Their experienced team combine clinical, cultural and community support into services that embrace the Māori view of wellbeing.



•    0800 4 Whetu Helpline (0800 4 94388)
•    Support for women in Aftercare community residence and programmes
•    Māori Rangatahi AoD/CEP
•    Promoting wellbeing and positive mental health for children in school
•    Face to face counselling sessions, group work therapy, education and other activities
•    Culturally appropriate, multilingual support for families in the Muslim community
•    Ngā Maihi Supported Youth Accommodation
•    Pōwhiri Refugee Family Support Settlement Service


Phone: 03 379 8001 | 0800 494 388
Website: www.pw.maori.nz
Physical Address:
166 St Asaph St
Te Waipounamu