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Masterton, Wairarapa, Aotearoa
    ••  15 Victoria Street, Masterton  ••  Phone: 06 378 0140 Fax: 06 378 0141 Freephone: 0800 666 744  ••  Opening Hours 8.30am-5.00pm Monday, Wednesday & Thursday  ••  Tuesday's 8.30am - 9pm: Fridays 8.30am - 12.30pm  ••  



Ngaa Moemoea (The Vision)

Kiaa tupu, kiaa hua, kiaa puawai
Kaa ora te tangata

To grow, prosper and survive
In good Health

Nga Huarahi (Mission Statement)

Whakataapiri atu ki to Ao Kohatu
Ki te Ao Hou
Kia tupu ake ai ki ngaa taangata

Building together the traditions of old with the new
The people will grow

Ngaa Aratika (Guiding Principles)

  • The principles and values of Te Hauora Runanga O Wairarapa are consistent with those contained in the constitution.
  • That the people are the wealth and their personal development and continuing involvement is central to Whanau, Hapu and Iwi strengthening.
  • That health is wealth
  • That the concept of Manaaki ki te tangata applies to all people
  • That our endeavours are consistent with our traditional values.


Poumanawa Strengths Based Practice

Assists people to recognise and mobilise their strengths and resources towards solutions to life difficulties.

Enables the client/whanau to direct the process of intervention as much as possible.

We believe that change happens when:

  • People feel valued
  • Uniqueness is recognised and respected
  • People can drive the process of change
  • Existing strengths and creativity are harnessed
  • Motivation is tapped

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