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Comedy Stage Hypnosis Show

Are you due for a fun family night out?! Renowned Magician and Master Hypnotist, Haiming Jiang is offering an exciting peek at his new Comedy Hypnosis Show - for the Mangawhai community! This show builds on Haiming’s previous work entertaining New Zealand audiences through magic and mentalism at the Global Speakers Summit; the Chinese New Year Gala as well as various schools and civic organizations throughout New Zealand.Haiming combines hypnosis with comedy to entertain the audience while dem...

July 21, 2021

Te Whai Sages Open Day

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July 16, 2021

Matariki Community Hāngī 2021

Te Whai Community Trust would like to thank the outstanding goodwill that made the Matariki Community Hāngī such an incredible event. Our heartfelt thanks to Pete Milo Paraha, Phillip and Paul for the hāngī. Nattie Connelly-Richards and Aaron Kemp for bringing Mangawhai Beach School kapa haka roopu. All our volunteers on the day. Special mention goes to Mangawhai Community Garden for a job so well done, and Sustainable Kaipara for setting the zero waste intention so well,...

July 7, 2021

PARENTING TOOLBOX COURSE IN MANGAWHAI

Te Whai Community Trust and Parenting Place bring you a TWO-DAY COURSE IN MANGAWHAI FOR FACILITATORS on 6-7 JULY 2021 This is a special local opportunity to help children and parents build meaningful lives. * Toolbox courses are held over six weeks in relaxed and conversational small groups with trained co-facilitators. Baby and Toddler Years, Primary Years, and Teenage Years. * Courses will be facilitated by trained local volunteers with a Te Whai Community Trust Wellbeing & Social Services t...

June 25, 2021

Matariki Community Hāngī 2021

Te Whai Community Trust would like to invite you to a Matariki Community Hāngī to celebrate the Māori New Year. DETAILS: 2 PM Saturday 3rd July at Te Whai Community House (Rose Madsen Cottage) You are welcome to share in the experience and knowledge of preparing hāngī. We will be at the cottage from 8am, then the haakari (feast) will be at 2pm!  Things to note:* BYO your picnic blanket and picnic set (extra plates, cups and cutlery). We will be working on minimising waste!* Bring ...

May 29, 2021

We're inviting YOU to our AGM

Te Whai Community Trust would like to invite you to our Annual General Meeting where we'll unpack our projects to date. Join us for a cup of tea. Where: Mangawhai Domain HallWhen: Monday 21st JuneTime: 1pm Please RSVP before 14th June.   View our Strategic Map...

May 23, 2021

Te Whai Community Trust Strategic Map 2021

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May 23, 2021

Invitation to GIRLS' YOUTH GROUP

An invitation to join us for a Girls' Youth Group information and planning session. Te Whai Community Trust is engaging with the community and other agencies such as Creative Northland to explore offerings for young people, with a specific focus on wellbeing. Please come along and engage with us in this pilot session. We would love to receive your thoughts and feedback. WHEN: Friday 21st of May. 4pm-6pmWHERE: Citizen’s Hall. Fagan Place. Mangawhai.WHO: Teenage girls (ages 11-16) and their pa...

May 18, 2021

Te Awatea – A new day, a new dawn

Te Awatea is an 8-Week Course for people living in and around Mangawhai. A supportive group environment for local people facing challenges or wanting connection. Venue: Training Room, St John Mangawhai, 194 Molesworth Drive, Mangawhai.Starts Tuesday 18 May 10am – 12.15pm We will include • Anxiety and depression• Neuro biology and how our brains work in anxiety and stress• Social connection and healthy relationships• Strategies for reducing stress • Healthy living• Self-compassion ...

May 16, 2021

Emergency and Helpline numbers

Please be aware we are not a monitored service and cannot provide crisis intervention. You can self-refer via this LINK for our services but if you need urgent help, please seek it now.  These numbers and websites only work if you’re in Aotearoa, New Zealand. Emergency - phone: 111 If you, or someone you know, is talking about suicide, is unsafe or in an emergency situation, please phone 111 now. Click here for helpful information on supporting someone who is in i...

May 14, 2021

TALKING TO TEENS

This post was first published on AnitaToi. It’s amazing how the very notion of conversing with teenagers brings up a range of responses in adults from eye rolls and groans to negative sarcastic quips such as ‘good luck with that!’ But if we want better communication with our teens we need to challenge this attitude and see what’s underneath it.There’s a common misunderstanding that people between the ages of twelve and eighteen fall under a special category of human. One encapsulated b...

May 11, 2021

Driver Training Programme

Our Driver Training programme will provide a fun, interactive way to learn the road code and prepare for the exam, using games and quizzes and the rode code books in collaboration with the Northland Road Safety Trust, ACC and our local driving instructor Mangawhai Focus Driving Instruction.  Drinks and afternoon tea are also provided.  Student will also be offered the opportunity to travel with the group, to go to the nearest testing station and sit their Learner’s License....

April 1, 2021

Christmas Aroha Baskets

Yesterday was our inaugural Christmas Aroha Baskets day for Te Whai Community Trust Mangawhai. Every year tops the last with more people, organisations and businesses getting involved. There is seriously so many people to thank for what was an incredible day of sharing and working together to help provide for families and seniors who might otherwise receive very little. The baskets also provide a way to connect, and to let our locals know that they are not alone. The whole community came to...

December 21, 2020

CLOSED FOR THE HOLIDAYS!

Te Whai Community House will be closed from Friday 18th Dec - Sunday 10th Jan 2021 for a dose of self-care and whānau time but the Aroha Baskets phone line 027 220 0889 will be available over this time. Our Families Wellbeing Coordinator will not be available unless contacted for emergency by Police. Other users of the cottage may have different closing hours. Please check with Kaipara Plunket, Mangawhai Toy Library, Mangawhai Playgroups and Mangawhai Community Garden for th...

December 15, 2020

Newly appointed Families Wellbeing Coordinator

We’d like welcome Mary-Anne Boyd to Te Whai Community Trust as our Family Wellbeing Coordinator. Mary-Ann will provide a free strengths-based family/whanau service for children and families facing complex challenges.Anyone can refer or ask for wrap-around support, goal setting and action plans drawing on strengths within the family/whanau supported by community volunteers and relevant professional services such as counselling, healthcare, education, justice, budgeting and life coaching.Contact...

August 27, 2020

Seeking Family Wellbeing Co-ordinator

FAMILY WELLBEING CO-ORDINATOR  to conduct a trial to coordinate and deliver a collaborative, strengths-based family-centred service for Te Whai Community Trust in the Mangawhai area. Initially this is a fixed term contract for 12 hours per week for 12 weeks with plans for extension. Applicants should have experience working with families with complex needs and networking with a broad range of social service providers. Please send CV and application to info@tewhaicommunitytrus...

August 3, 2020

AGM 2020

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July 27, 2020

New Anxiety Support Group

We have an Anxiety Support Group starting next Tuesday 28th July, 1:30 - 2:30pm and will continue every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month.The group will be facilitated by a trained counsellor and aims to promote wellbeing and positive conversation around anxiety within a safe environment.If you are interested, please email info@tewhaicommunitytrust.co.nz for more details.This session is for adults only, please share. Ngā mihi maioha 💜...

July 24, 2020

Te Whai Community Trust has MOVED!

We have some exciting news to tell you... Mangawhai now has its own Community House! Te Whai Community Trust has moved to Rose Madsen Cottage (entrance at the Mangawhai Domain) and is collaborating with other groups currently functioning out of the house. We look forward to inviting you in for a cuppa after the old lady gets a well-needed makeover! We are adding new services and support groups all the time. Please contact us if you are interested in attending an Anxiety Support Group, this will ...

July 3, 2020

Wellbeing - Senior Support services

Back in March this year, Te Whai had planned an Elder Wellbeing Workshop that was to be hosted in Mangawhai in collaboration with Otamatea Community Services and Te Uri o Hau. Although it could have been timely had it gone ahead, there is some valuable information that we can draw from and offer to our clients. Below are some helpful links for seniors working through Level 2 wanting information and guidance. Find out the most recent information at the website: www.covid19.govt.nz which...

May 25, 2020

Support our local markets & food growers

Saturday is our wonderful market day in Mangawhai. Our final Recipes Made Local blog today is just about supporting local. Mangawhai Community Markets (**amended to say they won't be moving to the Mangawhai School Gymnasium yet - they will be at the Mangawhai Library Hall**) and Mangawhai Tavern Markets with be awaiting your custom. If you feel you are ready to support our local foodies and craftspeople, head on down.  Don’t forget to glance into the Community Stand outside BeforeSix...

May 22, 2020

Aroha Basket Recipes

Today's Recipes Made Local can be made by all the ingredients from our Aroha Basket food parcels, and are included in every Aroha Basket. They are designed to be quick and simple to make, for those that aren't used to cooking.  If you find you are struggling with extra bills and need a little extra support this week, talk to us today.Email: info@tewhaicommunitytrust.co.nz or phone: 021 0247 8003 MINCE PASTA 400 TO 500 GRAMS OF MINCE1x packet of spaghetti bolognese1x can of pa...

May 21, 2020

Sweet Corn Fritter Stack

Today's Recipe Made Local features a tasty offering from Jessie's Cafe at Mangawhai Museum. Thank you for sharing your recipe with us!  Sweet Corn Fritter Stacks are cheap and easy to make. The perfect recipe for an older couple who are only cooking for two or double/triple the recipe for a whole family. Great for any time of the day and quick and easy to whip up for visitors.  Ingredients1 can of creamed sweet corn3/4 c flour1tsp baking powder1 eggSalt and pepperA little oil for fryin...

May 20, 2020

Leftover Porridge Mini Muffins

Day 2 of our Recipes Made Local is one for the lunchbox. Chuck them in the freezer, it's an easy recipe from our kitchen to you! It may sound odd - but they're delicious and a bit of fun, as well as energy-boosting. Enjoy! Leftover Porridge Mini Muffin’s for the lunchbox Ingredients 1 cup of leftover cooked porridge1 cup of flour1 egg1/2 cup of desiccated coconut1/2 tsp cinnamon1/4 cup sugar1/2 tsp bicarb soda1 ripe mashed banana Instructions Preheat oven to 180 degrees. Grease mini muffin tin...

May 19, 2020

Recipes Made Local

As part of our Recipes Made Local week, our friend Natalie from Our Mangawhai Garden has donated TWO ingredients packs for families to make her delicious MINESTRONE SOUP! Our Mangawhai Garden create organic and spray-free produce boxes that make your life easier and allow you to eat healthy daily.Two locals will be drawn at 2pm this Thursday 21st May, head to our Facebook page for details. Shop local and try Natalie's recipe!MINESTRONE SOUP1 onion1 clove of garlicOil to saute1 tin toma...

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