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Inviting families/Whanau from Waitakere, North Shore & Rodney

Inviting families/Whanau from Waitakere, North Shore & Rodney

A free service for families/whanau who are supporting the recovery of a loved one from mental health issues.  Join others who face similar challenges; to learn and to share experiences, to exchange information & resources; and to learn different strategies in dealing with the needs of our loved one and ourselves.

WHAT TOPIC: Guest speaker Murray Walker SW from WDHB Community Team 2 will talk about Respite & Care Support—How can families/whanau get time out , who qualifies and who pays for it?

WHY: Families/whanau often get burnt out needing a break from their loved one. Tonight is an opportunity to find out about how Respite & Care support may relate to you.

Tea/coffee/milo supplied

WHEN: 11 February 2014, 6.45- 9.00 pm

WHERE: Lion Foundation House, 3 William Laurie Pl Albany

RSVP: Merle & Margot Ph.: 09 414 2423

Email: merle@sfauckland.org.nz  or margot@sfauckland.org.nz

Shared Vision Employment Summit 2012: Waitakere 22 Aug & North Shore 29 Aug

Youth Call to Action Hui 18 July 2012

Auckland Council, Community Waitakere and Waitakere Community Law Service invite you to participate in a Youth Call 2 Action hui:

Nau mai harae mai – Warm greetings – Kia orana – Malo e lelei – Talofa lava – Namaste – Nisa bula vinaka – Fakaalofa lahi atu – Ni hau – Salaam malaikum – Xian Ne Em Kwai Lun – Konnichi Wa – Tena koutou, tena koutou, tena koutou katoa

Auckland Council, Community Waitakere and Waitakere Community Law Service invite you to participate in a Youth Call 2 Action hui:

• To share the aspirations and needs of our young people

• To bring the regions young people, workers and organisations together to connect youth development initiatives across Waitakere

• To develop collective actions to enable and empower young people and the youth sector to sustain the momentum

Wed 18th July 2012
9.30am – 12.30pm
@ ZEAL West Auckland
20 Alderman Drive, Henderson, Auckland
(09) 835 4570

Please RSVP by Friday 13th July 2012 to Hadleigh Pouesi Hadleigh.Pouesi@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz or
Matt Appleyard matt@communitywaitakere.org.nz 

Youth Tutor Wanted in Waitakere

Do you know anybody that would be fantastic working with youth?

A youth guarantee tutor is currently sought to teach 16-18yr olds both the level 3 National Certificate in Early Childcare and the level 4 Out of School Care and Recreation (OSCAR) certificate.

Please find attached a more detailed advert and application information.

Shared Vision Brunch 27 April 2012


  • Have you experienced a mental illness?
  • Have you used Mental Health Services?

The Shared Vision West Brunch is on this month.

It is attended by individuals who have experienced mental illness, who come together to share their thoughts on mental health services and how these can be further developed in the Waitakere area.

Date:        Friday 27th April  2012

Time:       10.00am to 11:30am

Venue:     Kelston Community Centre

Cnr Great North & Awaroa Rds