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One Woman Walking Hikoi Reaches Whanganui Monday 22 April 2013


Hikoi for Better Mental Healthcare Choices Departs Auckland from Aotea Square


It’s now confirmed that Annie Chapman’s send-off from Auckland will be from Aotea Square starting at noon on Friday 22nd. All welcome!!

Annie will continue her way along the Te Araroa Trail on her Hikoi to Wellington to seek better mental healthcare choices for those who experience mental-health problems.

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  • Paeroa: 27th Feb. War Memorial Hall (supper Room) 7.00 p.m.
  • Thames: 28th Feb. (Possibly 2.30 p.m. at Te Korowai, still to be confirmed)

(Thames/Paeroa contact Beccy Dove, Enviroschools Facilitator | Ph 07 8627113, Cell 021 1448539)

Dates & Some locations from here are tentative.

  • Hamilton 7-9 March
  • Possibly Cambridge
  • Possible side trip to Rotorua
  • Te Kuiti
  • Taumarunui
  • Owhango
  • Te Porere Redoubt
  • Whakapapa Village (if Tongariro Crossing remains closed)
  • National Park
  • Mangapurua Landing
  • Whanganui (via Te Awa …. awesome!!)
  • Possible side trip to New Plymouth
  • Turakina
  • Bulls
  • Fielding
  • Palmerston North
  • Levin
  • Waikanae
  • Paraparaumu
  • Porirua
  • Wellington!!…. Mid May

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One Woman Walking Hikoi Community Meeting: Mt Eden 19 Feb 2013

Hikoi for a Big reTHiNK of Mental Healthcare Choices: Central Auckland Event

Come and hear Annie Chapman talk of the Hikoi kaupapa, her journey and reflections so far accompanied by a slideshow of photos. She will also show some BiG reTHiNK clips and a couple of documentary trailers of successful programmes in Scandinavia.

When: Tuesday 19th February 7pm to 9pm
Where: St Barnabas Church Hall, 283 Mt Eden Road, Mt Eden
Cost: Entry by folding koha

Your koha helps Annie fund her Hikoi to Wellington. Any funds raised over and above her expenses will be donated to Hearing Voices Network Aotearoa NZ.

Other Auckland Big reTHiNK Hikoi Meetings: