Kia ora!

Te Whanau O Waipareira Trust is an Urban Maori Authority and was founded on the strength of its social, education, health, economic and spiritual indigenous self-determination agenda. We have been providing services to the wider Waitakere community for over 30 years with a strong focus on supporting whānau and community transformation.

Our Vision for Whānau

Māori Future Makers: Creating future spaces where whānau hopes and opportunities can flourish.

Our Mission

Champions for Future Generations: Leading Successful generational change for whānau.

There are three main areas we contribute to whānau and community transformation.

1. Korure Whānau – Whānau Transformation
Facilitating the transformation of whānau through integrated health and social services that support economic, health, social, cultural and educational gains.

2. Hapori Momoho – Thriving Communities
Collaboration with other like-minded organisations so to foster common agendas and achieving shared outcomes that benefit whānau.

3. Mana Māori – Urban Māori Advancement
Advocating for the improved circumstances for Urban Māori. Representing the interests of all whānau, especially those living in urban areas.