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Te Iti Me Te Rahi: The Māori Health Workforce Counts

Tuesday, 5 February 2019, 12:16 pm | Te Rau Matatini

A collaboration between Te Rau Matatini and National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analyses (NIDEA), Waikato University has produced an evidence base about Māori health workers which will shape the future of Māori Health. More >>

Te Rau Matatini Advocating for the Māori Voice

Friday, 5 October 2018, 9:24 am | Te Rau Matatini

Whilst groups across New Zealand prepare for Mental Health Awareness Week (8–14 October 2018), many people are awaiting in anticipation the release of the Government’s Inquiry into Mental Health and Addiction Report and its key findings. More >>

Te Iti me te Rahi ‘Everyone Counts’ Māori Health Workforce

Tuesday, 18 September 2018, 11:01 am | Te Rau Matatini

Te Rau Matatini have developed a survey Te Iti me te Rahi ‘Everyone Counts’ Māori Health Workforce to contribute to the improvement of Māori health. The survey was launched on the 9th of July 2018 and will end on the 31st of October 2018. The ... More >>

Mahi Tahi ki te Aukati I te Whakamomori

Monday, 10 September 2018, 10:59 am | Te Rau Matatini

The 10th of September is World Suicide Prevention Day. This year’s theme is ‘Working together to prevent suicide’ ( mahi tahi ki te aukati I te whakamomori ). Working together highlights everybody’s responsibility in New Zealand to prevent suicide. ... More >>

Celebrating Māori Excellence through Leadership Award

Thursday, 6 September 2018, 8:48 am | Te Rau Matatini

Three significant awards were announced at Te Rau Matatini’s Toitū Hauora Māori Health Leadership Summit in Dunedin. More >>

Media Statement Toitū Hauora 4 September 2018

Tuesday, 4 September 2018, 10:33 am | Te Rau Matatini

Toi te kupu, Toi te mana, Toitū te whenua is the theme to Te Rau Matatini’s 2018 Toitū Hauora Māori Health Leadership Summit being held in Dunedin. A two day conference commencing today, the array of Māori Leaders who will present, will indeed show ... More >>

Better Mental Health Services for Māori

Tuesday, 12 December 2017, 2:04 pm | Te Rau Matatini

The annual report for 2017 by the Office of the Director of Mental Health Services highlights real concerns regarding the increasing rates of restrictive practice (seclusion, restraint and the Mental Health Act) being used upon Māori by mental health services. More >>

Māori successes to motivate future Māori health leaders

Monday, 20 November 2017, 12:29 pm | Te Rau Matatini

Te Rau Matatini is proud to be launching 100 Māori Leaders website to contribute to the capacity building of the Māori health workforce. Māori leadership can be defined in various ways, in this resource Māori have identified whom they believe ... More >>

National Māori and Pasifika Suicide Prevention Programme

Thursday, 31 August 2017, 12:27 pm | Te Rau Matatini

If anything, we have learnt as Te Rau Matatini and Le Va in the National Māori and Pasifika Suicide Prevention Programme is that: More >>

Mental Health Services Need Māori Partnership to Be Improved

Wednesday, 9 August 2017, 4:29 pm | Te Rau Matatini

Nothing will change nor improve in mental health services without authentic Māori leadership and partnership More >>

Responding to suicide among young Māori

Tuesday, 8 August 2017, 12:59 pm | Te Rau Matatini

Responses to suicide among young Māori and their whanau will require a different approach than for other age groups and Pakeha. The biggest challenge in New Zealand which will continue to threaten the wellbeing of Māori youth arises from the existing ... More >>

Waka Hourua

Tuesday, 14 March 2017, 12:26 pm | Te Rau Matatini

Waka Hourua: National Māori and Pasifika suicide prevention programme has released a document it hopes will support and invoke whānau and rohe in their efforts to prevent suicide amongst Tāne Māori. More >>

International research journal e-launch in New Zealand

Friday, 19 August 2016, 9:35 am | Te Rau Matatini

Te Rau Matatini is pleased to announce the first Aotearoa New Zealand-led release of the online Journal of Indigenous Wellbeing - Te Mauri Pimatisiwin More >>

Suicide Prevention - Cybersafety and Indigenous Youth

Monday, 11 July 2016, 12:43 pm | Te Rau Matatini

WAKA HOURUA Te Rau Matatini Pou Ahorangi Chief Executive Officer - Marama Parore [11 July 2016, 10:09am] More >>

Addressing Cyberbullying

Monday, 11 July 2016, 11:19 am | Te Rau Matatini

The use of texting via mobile phones, of websites and online network sites such as Facebook are popular tools with establishing and maintaining connections and are increasingly being used by Māori to connect with and maintain contact with whānau ... More >>

Call for change in addiction workforce

Thursday, 5 November 2015, 5:03 pm | Te Rau Matatini

The national Māori health organisation Te Rau Matatini is calling for a shift in the way whānau who have been impacted by alcohol, drug misuse or problem gambling are dealt with. More >>

Healing Our Spirit Worldwide

Friday, 25 September 2015, 11:31 am | Te Rau Matatini

Te Rau Matatini is preparing to host more than 1,500 people from around the world for a five day indigenous health and well-being conference in November. More >>

Healing Our Spirit Worldwide calls for abstracts

Monday, 23 February 2015, 2:07 pm | Te Rau Matatini

The Call for Abstracts has gone out from Healing Our Spirit Worldwide – The Seventh Gathering. Abstracts are currently being received from Aotearoa and indigenous health leaders, academics, health and social services, and cultural performers from around ... More >>

Waka Hourua supports Mental Health Awareness Week

Wednesday, 8 October 2014, 2:14 pm | Te Rau Matatini

Keep learning is the theme for this year’s Mental Health Awareness Week from 6 to 12 October. This special week is organised by the Mental Health Foundation. More >>

New Foundation launches Māori health leadership scholarships

Tuesday, 15 February 2011, 4:34 pm | Te Rau Matatini

Exciting new opportunities will be created through the Henry Rongomau Bennett Foundation that is launched today, says Professor Sir Mason Durie, Chair of the Henry Rongomau Bennett Foundation. “The Henry Rongomau Bennett Foundation (Leadership in Māori ... More >>