Igniting communities,
creating change

Talofa Lava, Kia Orana, Malo e lelei, Ni sa bula vinaka, Fakaalofa lahi atu, Malo ni and Kia ora koutou.

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

Atu Mai

BRAVE

Aunty Dee

Mental Wealth

Showcase

Youth 2000

Life Keepers

Mana Restore

Futures that Work

Violence prevention

Equipping Pasifika young people and their families to live violence-free.
Atu-Mai

FLO: Pasifika for life

Equipping Pasifika families & communities to prevent suicide.
View the FLO knowledge bank

Mental Wealth

Learning how to look after your mental health creates “Mental Wealth”.
Check in. Feel good. Stay connected.

Engaging Pasifika

New Zealand’s national Pasifika cultural competency training programme.
Find out about the EP programme

Evidence-informed national suicide prevention training

Supporting those who may be at risk of suicide to get the help they need.
Lifekeepers

GPS Satellite Seminars

Focusing on integrated solutions to achieve the best possible outcomes for Pasifika people and their families.
Growing Pasifika Solutions

Disability Support

Helping Pasifika people with disabilities to live the lives they choose.
Tools to enhance access & quality

Mental health and addiction

Supporting the workforce to meet the needs of Pasifika people and their families.
Developing the workforce

Supporting public health

Reducing inequity in health outcomes through workforce development.
Growing Pasifika Solutions

Connect

2 days ago

Le Va
GPS 2020 is coming up in April and we want you to join us!! 
.
Do you know someone who is doing great things in Mental Well Being and/or Suicide Prevention in your community? 
.
Were giving away tickets to our Growing Pasifika Solutions Conference 2020 and we want to hear from you who the stars in our community are. 
.
Tag someone you think would like to join us for two days as we come together to see the possibilities and facilitate solutions that support our Pasifika young people to unleash their full potential.
.
#GPS2020 #IgnitingCommunities #CreatingChange
.
*See comments for T&Cs

GPS 2020 is coming up in April and we want you to join us!!
.
Do you know someone who is doing great things in Mental Well Being and/or Suicide Prevention in your community?
.
We're giving away tickets to our Growing Pasifika Solutions Conference 2020 and we want to hear from you who the stars in our community are.
.
Tag someone you think would like to join us for two days as we come together to see the possibilities and facilitate solutions that support our Pasifika young people to unleash their full potential.
.
#GPS2020 #IgnitingCommunities #CreatingChange
.
*See comments for T&C's
... See MoreSee Less

Comment on Facebook

*T&C's - Nominees must be based in Auckland or be able to travel at own expense. Nominees must be contributing to Mental Well Being and or Suicide Prevention in the community. Tickets are non-transferable but will include 2 x 2 day passes, and conference dinner costs. Valuing $500.

Josh N Eta I nominate you as we work within Mental Health and work with Pacifica resources Le Va are the best 💯💓🌺🌺🌺🌺

Albie Roebeck has been doing awesome work to promote awareness around mental health and positive wellbeing! A man on the ground with the people

Josh N Eta is a inspiring Mental Health RN she shows empathy and focuses around the Pasifika practise of Nursing She a inspiration to us all and beyond .She definately would benefit from this Conference and promote Mental Health Awareness and other aspects of Le Va Pasifika Resources...such a Humble Person ...

Simulata Pope that us sis. Take our Pasifika colleagues.

Suzy you are doing amazing things with the well bring hub!

I nominate Albie Roebeck he’s a inspiration and has lots to offer the cause and would truely benefit attending this Conference.

Hayley May

2 days ago

Le Va
Do you, a loved one or a friend have a problem that seems to have followed you into the new year?
.
We all have problems and thats ok. But it’s not ok when your problems make you feel trapped or overwhelmed.
.
Head over to www.AuntyDee.co.nz to see how our Aunty Dee can help you solve any problem, and let 2020 be a year of success! ✨
#AuntyDee #FLO #MentalWealth

Do you, a loved one or a friend have a problem that seems to have followed you into the new year?
.
We all have problems and that's ok. But it’s not ok when your problems make you feel trapped or overwhelmed.
.
Head over to www.AuntyDee.co.nz to see how our Aunty Dee can help you solve any problem, and let 2020 be a year of success! ✨
#AuntyDee #FLO #MentalWealth
... See MoreSee Less

Follow us at facebook.com/LeVaPasifika   34113 people like this   4.7 of 5 stars – 72 reviews

Words matter. They have the power to build or to break down stigma.
In our work, we equip ... communities with the knowledge and skills to use supportive and helpful language when having conversations around suicide. #LifeKeepersNZ https://twitter.com/cspyyc/status/1217530403860492289

Suicide Prevention@cspyyc

Conversation about suicide is vital to breaking down the stigma surrounding it. It’s important to use words that are neutral and compassionate, and above all, non-judgmental. https://buff.ly/2trow1Z

#lifekeepers have announced 13 suicide prevention workshops taking place over the next few months. ... Visit http://www.lifekeepers.nz now to sign up! 🙏

Words matter. They have the power to build or to break down stigma.
In our work, we equip ... communities with the knowledge and skills to use supportive and helpful language when having conversations around suicide. #LifeKeepersNZ https://twitter.com/cspyyc/status/1217530403860492289

Suicide Prevention@cspyyc

Conversation about suicide is vital to breaking down the stigma surrounding it. It’s important to use words that are neutral and compassionate, and above all, non-judgmental. https://buff.ly/2trow1Z

#lifekeepers have announced 13 suicide prevention workshops taking place over the next few months. ... Visit http://www.lifekeepers.nz now to sign up! 🙏

Started work again and feeling the workplace blues? Try creating a self care strategy and including ... mindfulness in it ☺️ #mentalwealth

2

Do you know someone studying and/or working in the mental health and addiction sector? Spread the ... word, get in early and avoid the rush. Applications close 14th February 🙂 #FuturesThatWork #PacificScholarships https://www.leva.co.nz/training-education/scholarships

Follow us @LeVaPasifika 4129 tweets 1851 followers 1141 following

Check out our news and events for the latest about what’s happening in your community. Download and use our resources for free!

Our news

Scholarships Programme now open

On behalf of the Ministry of Health, we are delighted to announce that Le Va’s 2020 Futures That Work Scholarships programme has more places available than ever before. Focused on growing and upskilling the Pasifika mental health and addiction workforce, we invite applicants to get in early to avoid the rush.

 

GPS Conference

Back by popular demand, GPS 2020: Growing Pasifika Solutions for Pasifika young people and families conference will take place on 6-8 April 2020 in South Auckland. GPS2020 is about making visible all the potential of our Pasifika young people and families- it’s about perfect vision.

 

Our growing aiga

Introducing our new team members at the Le Va aiga who bring a wealth of knowledge, years of experience and loads of energy! Marina, Barney and Tagaloa are working within the Atu-Mai programme while Emma and Anae Mark join the FLO: Pasifika for Life Programme and Holly for the Lifekeepers Programme.

Resources

The Mental Wealth Project

What’s on?

Registrations are now open for LifeKeepers FREE workshops and LifeKeepers e-learning. To learn more and register go to www.lifekeepers.nz

What’s on?