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“I was so scared I would lose my baby!”

Your support can give young women like Marama what they need to leave a life of homelessness and become the loving mums they are meant to be!… more »

MANA WHĀNAU Intensive in-home parenting support

“The best thing about Mana Whānau is that it gave us a new outlook. It came into the picture to say there is still hope.”… more »

Children at Lifewise ECE singing

Ako: Learning from each other

Our Lifewise ECE centres have a commitment to Biculturalism in New Zealand, recognising and celebrating our indigenous culture, through waiata, and Te Reo.… more »

STREET gives voice through words, art and photography to seven people who have lived on the street.

STREET: Stories of homelessness from the Merge community

STREET gives voice through words, art and photography to seven people who have lived experience of homelessness in New Zealand. … more »

Reflecting Karangahape Road’s Colourful Heritage

A group of artists have turned rubbish bins and street furniture into poignant artworks. See what's behind the colourful Harunga Project on K' Road. … more »

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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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