Welcome to the Lifewise blog

Here we share success stories, project updates and more.


Prevention is key

Lifewise welcomes the Government’s announcement that $300 million will be spent on extra investment and increased support to prevent homelessness.


Kia ora, from Moira

“It’s been a year of growth for Lifewise. Our work develops better choices for people on the margins, and it’s starting to bear fruit,” says Moira Lawler, Lifewise CE. Our latest annual report shows what our amazing supporters have helped us achieve so far.

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Time to pause and reflect

“I’ve been here for 6 years; it’s time for a pause and reflection,” says Moira Lawler, who will step down as Chief Executive by the end of January 2020.

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.

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