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Time to talk about families

The Child, Youth & Family (CYF) review is positive, but more work needs to be done. … more »

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Pop-up Op-Shop at Merge Cafe

ONE-DAY ONLY! Lifewise are hosting a pop-up op-shop at Merge Cafe as part of Open Streets with K’ Road Business Association. … more »

Moira Lawler - Waatea 5th Estate

“How do we home the homeless?”

On Waatea 5th Estate last night, host Martyn Bradbury raised the question, "How do we home the homeless, when those in homes are in constant threat of being made homeless?"… more »

Moira Lawler

Kia ora!

Welcome to the new Lifewise website. … more »


Community Services

Community Services

Lifewise Community Services include The Hub in Auckland CBD and Family Services in New Lynn. … more »

Community Services
Community Projects

Community Projects

Besides being a social service provider, Lifewise also looks at new ways of supporting local communities.… more »

ECE Royal Road Preschool (13)
Early Childhood Education

Early Childhood Education

The first five years of every child’s life shape each child’s future health, happiness, and achievement.… more »

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Health & Disability Services

Health & Disability Services

The Health and Disability Services team assist older people and those with a disability to live independently in their own homes… more »

Community Services
Mental Health & Addiction Services

Mental Health & Addiction Services

Lifewise in Rotorua offers Mental Health and Addiction Supported Accommodation Services.… more »

Upcoming Events


Helping The Homeless

AKL student Jontelle Beech-Dempsey's initiative to make winter packs of sleeping bags and toiletries… more »


The Lifewise Big Sleep Out

Auckland's top execs and celebrities will sleep rough to end homelessness. … more »


The Lifewise Rotorua Big Community Sleepout

On World Homelessness Day, join local groups and communities to fundraise to end homelessness.… more »


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