Igniting communities,
creating change

Welcome to Le Va

Our purpose is to support Pasifika families and communities to unleash their full potential and have the best possible health and wellbeing outcomes.

Our work

FLO: Pasifika for life
Equipping Pasifika families & communities to prevent suicide.
Engaging Pasifika
New Zealand’s national Pasifika cultural competency training programme.
GPS 2017 Satellite Seminars
Focussing on integrated solutions to achieve the best possible outcomes for Pasifika people and their families.
Helping Pasifika people with disabilities live the lives they choose.
Mental health & Addiction
Supporting the workforce to meet the needs of Pasifika people & their families.
Supporting public health
Reducing inequity in health outcomes through workforce development.


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Our news

Exciting new job opportunities

We have two exciting job opportunities where you can be part of a New Zealand first and make a real positive difference to New Zealand’s future wellbeing.


Le Va's explainer video

Ever wondered what we actually do? Check out this video showcasing Le Va's work and purpose.


Pasifika workforce report

Read about some great inroads into growing workforce numbers and skills of the Pasifika mental health and addiction workforce.


In partnership with the NRL Welfare and Education programme, Le Va organised a return to the West Coast by local league legend Quentin Pongia, joined by our very own Saveatama Eroni Clarke, to tackle some tough issues – in particular suicide.

What's on?

Engaging Pasifika Cultural Competency Programme

2 March 2017 9:00am - 4:00pm