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 Satellite Seminars
Focussing on integrated solutions to achieve the best possible outcomes for Pasifika people and their families.
Disability
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.

Connect

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Our news

Register for the mental health inquiry fono for Pasifika

Panel members from the governments mental health inquiry will join Le Va’s GPS2018 regional fono to hear your views on how mental health and addiction services and systems can be improved for Pasifika people. The GPS fono will be in 6 regions between May and July. Read more.

 

Pasifika Mental Health and Addiction Workforce Plan

Le Va is developing a new national Pasifika Mental Health and Addictions Workforce Plan. If you have not been able to make our 2018 engagement fono around the country, you can still have your say via our online survey.

 

Celebrating achievements of Tongan young people

Le Va are delighted to support the Tongan Youth Trust’s: Tongan Excellence Awards which recognise the successes of young people striving towards a higher purpose in their community. Find out who was awarded in a blog from the Tongan Youth Trust team.

What's on?

The next available LifeKeepers workshop will be held on 13 April in Orewa, Auckland. To find out more and register go to www.lifekeepers.nz

What's on?

Engaging Pasifika Cultural Competency Programme

4 May 2018 9:00am - 4:30am

Northland