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Te Whai Community Trust AGM

Te Whai Community TrustAnnual General Meeting 2022 Where: Te Whai Community HouseWhen: Monday 20th JuneTime: 1pm Please RSVP before 10th June to attendinfo@tewhaicommunitytrust.co.nz...

May 19, 2022

QUICKFIRE SILENT AUCTION!

QUICKFIRE SILENT AUCTION! Ending midnight 22nd of APRIL 2022 Ready for a spontaneous HOLIDAY? Swap in the kiwi winter for some Aussie sun and head to the Gold Coast THIS May. Te Whai has been given the opportunity to offer this beautiful 1 bedroom ocean view apartment in the heart of Surfers Paradise as an external fundraiser, with all proceeds going to the Te Whai Community Trust. How it works:-This will be offered as a ‘silent auction’ meaning if you are interested in bidding on this amazi...

April 19, 2022

Newsletter out now!

Click on the link to view our latest newsletter Te Whai Newsletter March 22...

March 22, 2022

Te Awatea 2022

A group for locals is starting again this term. Te Awatea - A New Day, A New Dawn is a 10-week group designed to develop people’s skills of wellbeing and resilience.Running since 2021 and there’s been some really positive feedback from participants who have completed this group, and their whanau....

March 16, 2022

Why do some kids melt down after school?

This term we have had many families looking for support for their tamariki and rangatahi  as they return to school,  change  schools or go to school for the first time. This time of transition can come with many challenges, and even more so this year as we continue to experience the impacts of covid on school life.  See blog post for resources on how to help your tamariki with transitions back to school. ~ Susi King, Te Whai Occupational Therapist...

March 14, 2022

Tips For Living Within A Budget

Helpful Tips to Keep Within Your Budget from Warkworth Wellsford Budget Service This is a quick snap shot of tips we have found our clients have used and they work well for them.  Groceries - Shop once a week with a list or less often if you can. Popping into the local Supermarket daily ends in impulse buys and adds dollars to your weekly spend. Plan meals for a week in advance and check the ingredients are either in the pantry or on the shopping list.Don’t shop when you are hungry and if...

March 11, 2022

Te Whai Services Term One

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March 8, 2022

Make a donation and become a sponsor

Te Whai Community Trust Mangawhai provides safe harbour for all who seek help and advice and provides a centre to direct people with specific needs to the services they require. We offer wraparound support for families, seniors and individuals and coordinate projects to improve community connections. We are entirely dependent on grants, donations, fund-raising and sponsorship to provide our services. If you would like to make a donation our account number is: 12-3094-0005876-00.  Te Wh...

September 20, 2021

3D Projection Mapping Workshop

Te Whai Community Trust is excited to announce a one-day 3D projection mapping workshop, mid November. AwhiWorld is a NZ leader in using creative technology in community settings. They are offering a FREE workshop on how to wrap your projected content around 3D objects rather than just project it onto flat white walls. AwhiWorld have created a number of projection mapping based experiences in Northland and are keen to build capacity so light festivals and other simi...

September 19, 2021

Matariki ki Mangawhai 2022

Te Whai Community Trust Mangawhai are seeking expressions of interest from creatives across the Kaipara region that would like to take part in a large-scale event to celebrate the first Matariki official holiday on Friday 24th June 2022.The showcase invites schools and creatives to design and feature exhibits in a collaboration that highlights mahi toi (artworks), including light projection and sound-triggered installations, kai and live music from top NZ artists and local musicians on stage.&nb...

September 19, 2021

Mental Wellbeing For Adults

It is easy for stress, emotions and uncertainty to take a toll on our mental wellbeing. Here are a variety of tools, tips and courses to help support you...Mentemia The Mentemia app was developed by former All Black, Sir John Kirwan. It is free to use and has a range of tools to support your well being. Check out their website to learn more  Mentemia Website  MelonThis on-line community allows you to connect with and support others, watch daily webinars about health and wellb...

September 9, 2021

Mental Wellbeing For 12 – 24 Year Olds

Life can be pretty stressful sometimes. Connect with our services and look at the following websites, apps and phone lines that allow you to talk to someone online, text or chat, connect with peers and join online communities.Aroha chatbot“It’s ok to not be ok". The Aroha chatbot provides mental wellbeing support for free and is confidential. This app: Uses Facebook Messenger Provides activities to help with your mental health Is aimed at teenagers and young adults (13–24 years) ...

September 9, 2021

Mental Wellbeing For Primary School Aged Children

He waka eke noa – we're all in this together. Lockdown has posed many challenges, especially to family life. We have collated a collection of tips, activities and tools to help you navigate this time with primary school aged children to help support their mental health and wellbeing.  Mental Health FoundationHas developed a range of practical tips and tools for looking after yourself and your whānau. Their resource include tools for discussing mental health with children and dealing with...

September 9, 2021

Youth Wellbeing

The wellbeing benefits of communication, social connection around food, creativity, exercise and being part of a group doing interesting things are already evident in the Teen Girls’ Group!  For girls between 11 and 16, this group gathers the first and third Friday of each month in Fagan Place Citizen’s Hall between 4.30pm and 6.30pm. This is an evolving group that the participants and facilitators will shape for positive impacts, so look out for it in future! Use our SELF-REFERRAL...

September 6, 2021

Six-Week Parenting Course - Primary Years

A six-week course for parents of children in primary school years, 5-12 year olds. Next group begins 14th September 6pm – 8pm at Kindred in Moir St, Mangawhai with a two-week break for school holidays ending 2 November 2021. Toolbox courses are held in a relaxed and conversational small group setting with trained facilitators including both our community occupational therapist and wellbeing coordinator. Participants will get a manual and a network of parents in similar situations.  To Reg...

September 1, 2021

Ten-week course Te Awatea – a new dawn

The first Mangawhai Te Awatea Group - Developing the Skills of Resilience and Building a Life that Works, has recently been completed in collaboration with Te Ha Oranga, and here are snippets of feedback from some of the participants… “This group saved me from going to a really bad place and helped me learn how to manage”“I’ve never really been the type of guy to open up and talk about issues, but I’ve realised there’s some skills to be learnt and I can handle stuff”“A hig...

August 25, 2021

Community Skill Development

Te Whai Community Trust recently worked with charitable organisation Parenting Place to build local capability for parenting courses and coaching in Mangawhai. Ten members of our local Mangawhai community, including some of Te Whai’s team, recently completed a two-day facilitator training course so we can run some of these innovative, fun, evidence-based programmes in Mangawhai. The programme are designed around values of deep connected relationships in families, creating spaces where all...

August 20, 2021

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...

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