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Mitch is one of Lifewise Merge Cafe's newest volunteers. Here he shares why Merge Café is his favourite.

“I feel safe and welcome here.”

Mitch is one of Lifewise Merge Cafe's newest volunteers. Here he shares why Merge Café is his favourite. … more »

World Homeless Day Auckland 2018

World Homeless Day Auckland 2018

WHD2018 features various activities that bring the community together to raise awareness for homelessness and rough sleepers… more »

Lifewise Case Manager, Glenis Drew, and Fire And Emergency officer David Wood

Safety is a human right

On the occasion of International Day of the Older Person on 1 October, here's how we ensure the safety of older people in the community. … more »

Lifewise Family Services urgently need families to give local foster children good homes. Find out how you can make a life changing difference here.

News alert: Pay Equity for Oranga Tamariki social workers

The Methodist Alliance welcomes the landmark pay equity deal for Oranga Tamariki social workers but ask is it really pay equity ..?… more »

Merge & Dine embodied the very core of what Merge Café seeks to do – to merge communities and create a non-judgemental space for everyone to connect.

The first ever Merge & Dine event!

Merge & Dine 2018 embodied the very core of what Lifewise Merge Café seeks to do – merge diverse communities. … more »

Services

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Community Services

Community Services

Lifewise Community Services include Family Services, Youth Housing, and Housing First… more »

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Community Projects

Community Projects

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

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 »

Health and Disability Info 2018
Health & Disability Services

Health & Disability Services

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

Mental Health & Addiction Services

Mental Health & Addiction Services

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

Upcoming Events

 
Nov
1

Merge Cafe’s Spring Pop-up Dinner

BOOK NOW! A very special Spring Menu, 3-Course Meal at Merge Cafe ♥… more »

 
Jun
20

The Lifewise Big Sleepout 2019

The 9th annual Lifewise Big Sleepout will raise critical funds to tackle homelessness… more »

 

A Huge Thank You To Our Wonderful Supporters

  • J R McKenzie Trust
  • AUT
  • Foundation North
  • Auckland City Council
  • Waitemata
  • ANZ
  • Lottery Grants
  • Skycity Auckland
  • Tindall Foundation
  • Todd Foundation
  • BNZ
  • Perpetual Guardian
  • PMGT
  • Remuera Christian Trust
  • T-and-M-CE-Trust

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Every day there are brave Kiwis who are facing insurmountable odds. They need your help. Through your gift to Lifewise, you can be that help. Every dollar donated will help Kiwis in critical need.

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Lifewise encourages Aucklanders from all walks of life to come together over a meal at the Merge cafe.

Those who are hungry and those who hunger to make a difference; we encourage you all to eat from the same table, over great food and good company.

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