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Community housing project at former Wesleyhaven Village

Wednesday, 12 December 2018, 9:31 am | Wesley Community Action

Wesley Community Action is delighted to announce that it has signed an agreement with Masterton prefabricated home provider EasyBuild to build 25 affordable rental homes at the former Wesleyhaven Village in Naenae. More >>

NZ's largest fruit and vege co-op gets rid of plastic bags

Friday, 28 September 2018, 11:06 am | Wesley Community Action

New Zealand’s largest community fruit and vegetable co-op is switching from plastic bags to returnable cloth bags, which is expected to save 114,000 single-use plastic bags every year. More >>

P epidemic puts ageing parents at risk of financial abuse

Tuesday, 12 June 2018, 11:15 am | Wesley Community Action

The P epidemic is taking a hidden toll on an unexpected group – the ageing parents of adults using meth, who Wesley Community Action social workers say can be the victims of financial and other abuse. More >>

New resources for youth centred foster care

Monday, 17 October 2016, 10:59 am | Wesley Community Action

Social Development Minister Anne Tolley today launched a new set of resources to help young people and adults to understand foster care. More >>

Living Wage support Living Communities

Wednesday, 13 February 2013, 5:18 pm | Wesley Community Action

Wesley Community Action has joined the chorus of churches, community organisations and unions calling for public bodies and large employers to support the living wage. More >>

Section 59 - A Fundamental Human Right

Wednesday, 27 July 2005, 10:06 am | Wesley Community Action

“We have a situation where a minority of the population is denied one of their fundamental human rights by the remainder of the population,” declares David Hanna, Director of Wesley Community Action. “This minority group will not be able to vote on the ... More >>