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A happy Christmas for everyone!

How will you give strength and hope to people this Christmas?… more »

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Inside The Cup

Auckland Council partnered with Lifewise and people with lived experience of the street to bring the voice of the street to decision makers.… more »

We are able to build connected, just and inclusive communities thanks to our amazing supporters and their generous gifts, donations, and tautoko.

We really appreciate your support!

We are able to build connected, just and inclusive communities thanks to our amazing supporters and their generous gifts, donations, and tautoko.… more »

Homelessness and poverty go hand in hand. NZ has the highest rate of homelessness in the OECD. Lifewise turns lives around by addressing both issues.

Poverty and How it Can Lead to Homelessness

Homelessness and poverty go hand in hand. NZ has the highest rate of homelessness in the OECD. Lifewise turns lives around by addressing both issues.… more »

Housing First Auckland City Centre: Responsiveness to Māori

Housing First Auckland City Centre: Responsiveness to Māori

"Housing First is much more than a new programme," said Sophia Beaton and Sarah Greenaway. "It is about changing the system to put people at the centre."… more »

Services

Community Services

Community Services

Lifewise Community Services include Merge Cafe in Auckland CBD and Family Services in New Lynn.… 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 & 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

 
Feb
21

NZCEH Conference 2018

The New Zealand Coalition to End Homelessness (NZCEH) seeks new ways of working with street whānau… more »

 
Mar
24

Neighbours Day Aotearoa

A day to celebrate where you live and get to know your neighbours better.… more »

 

A Huge Thank You To Our Wonderful Supporters

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

Support Lifewise

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.

Your donation will, quite simply, turn lives around.

Donating online is a simple and secure process which can be completed in just a few minutes.

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Hungry to Make a Difference?

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.

Merge Cafe

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