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A new study by New Zealand Work Research Institute and Lifewise has found a way to measure the cost of homelessness to society

Cross-party inquiry a step in the right direction – Media Release

The report recommends a national strategy to end homelessness and the prioritisation of Housing First. … more »

World Homeless Day, Aotea Square, Lifewise, Auckland, community

World Homeless Day 2016

Lifewise together with Auckland's most hardworking agencies came together at Aotea Square to connect with the community. … more »

10 October 2016 - Te Ao O Te Kainga Kore - World Homeless Day - Auckland Rough Sleepers Initiative

An event to understand homelessness

World Homelessness Day on Monday 10 October will be marked by an event in Aotea Square. … more »

Homelessness – What can the Mayor do?

Homelessness: What can the Mayor do? –

Every Mayor wants to do something they will be remembered for. Could Auckland’s new one become famous for ending chronic homelessness?… more »

Lifewise CEO Moira Lawler met with Auckland mayoral candidates (

Auckland mayoral candidates discuss Housing First

A special Housing First briefing for mayoral candidates was held at Lifewise Merge Cafe, … more »


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

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

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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 »

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Mental Health & Addiction Services

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

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