Te Whānau O Waipareira
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Ph: 0800 924 942 Hours: 8:30am-5pm Mon-Fri


PAFT offers hands on support and guidance to parents and caregivers, which will help you understand your child’s development and gain confidence in parenting. This flexible home based program will give you the practical tools to make a difference with your tamariki and whānau. Registrations are accepted for pregnant women and caregivers of children up to 4 months of age, and the programme runs until your child’s 3rd birthday.

Contact: Susan Van Der Plas
ph: 0800 924 942 extn. 9865
mobile: 021897595
email: susan.vanderplas@waiwhanau.com


We provide after school tuition for children aged 7-11 years, improving their reading, maths, spelling and comprehension. Subsidised funding is available for Māori children eligible through Te Putea Whakatupu Trust.

Contact: Nina Seakens (Enquiries)
ph: 0800 924 942
email: nina.seakens@waiwhanau.com
Address: Whanau House, Level 2, 6 – 8 Pioneer Street, Henderson
Dates: Closing date 16th December, reopening 1st February


This early childhood centre for pre-schoolers with a focus on bi-lingual language delivers both Māori and English for babies and children aged 6 months -5 years. 20 hours free for children aged 3 years and over.

Contact: Sheryl Max
ph: 09 837-7120
email: sheryl.max@waiwhanau.com
Address: 5 Edmonton Road, Henderson, Auckland
Dates/hours of operation: 7:30am – 5:30pm, Monday – Friday. Closes for 3 weeks over
Christmas break, from December 20th – January 17th.


The Incredible Years Training Programme provides affordable, early prevention support that all families and teachers of young children can use to promote social, emotional, and academic wellbeing.

Contact: Vivian Cope
ph: 0800 924 942
mobile: 021 898 427
email: vivian.cope@waiwhanau.com
Address: Whanau House, Level 2, 6 – 8 Pioneer Street, Henderson
Dates/hours of operation: Programme commences 31/01/2012 – 04/05/2012