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

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47 minutes ago

Le Va
Getting through our first weekend, on Alert Level 4, collectively, for the common good :) 

Check out the Pacific Aiga Bubble and information from the link below on Coconet.TV -  Dr Siautu Alefaio speaks about multi-generational family care - a lot of Pacific families have multiple-bubbles under one roof, so take time to think, talanoa and adjust to some of the ways we will be living :) 

https://www.thecoconet.tv/coco-talanoa/blog/staying-safe-in-a-covid19-climate-for-pacific/

Artwork by Ali Cowley 
#StayHome #WeGotThis

Getting through our first weekend, on Alert Level 4, collectively, for the common good 🙂

Check out the Pacific Aiga Bubble and information from the link below on Coconet.TV - Dr Siautu Alefaio speaks about multi-generational family care - a lot of Pacific families have multiple-bubbles under one roof, so take time to think, talanoa and adjust to some of the ways we will be living 🙂

www.thecoconet.tv/coco-talanoa/blog/staying-safe-in-a-covid19-climate-for-pacific/

Artwork by Ali Cowley
#stayhome #wegotthis
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1 day ago

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Ministry of Health - Manatū Hauora

It's important to talk to everyone in your household about the importance of building your bubble 🙌

Your bubble is like a protective shield to keep you safe from contact with Covid-19.

Make sure you protect your bubble safe when you're at home and when you leave, should you need to. By practicing physical distancing from others outside your bubble, you can help reduce the risk of catching and spreading the virus. 👏
#stayhome #stopthespreadyoutube.com
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2 days ago

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Do you need a little help explaining to your little ones the importance of staying home and hygiene right now? 🤔

Nanogirl Labs has made a fun little video that can help your children see the role they can play in stopping the spread 🙌 CHECK IT OUT!

#COVID19 #stayhome #stopthespreadLots of parents have asked me for help in explaining coronavirus COVID-19 to their children. Here is a quick video that I hope will help explain what we curr...
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Don't swim, don't surf, don't fish and don't go out on the boat. That's the clear message from water... authorities during the lockdown period. More: https://bit.ly/3dx4adM

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Our news

Scholarships Programme update

There is a delay in our assessment process due to the current nationwide health situation. Thank you for your patience and understanding as we work towards the final stages of application results. We will be in touch as soon as we can.

 

GPS Conference

GPS2020: Growing Pasifika Solutions for Pasifika young people and families conference has been cancelled so the team at Le Va can redirect our energy to serving our wider communities. We’ll be back bigger and better in the future. We thank you for your continued support.

 

Supporting safe tattooing

Le Va supports and honours the tradition of tatau and promotes safe and healthy tattooing so that we can maintain cultural traditions. Following an inaugural Ta Tatau Health and Safety Workshop, we’ve put some resources together to encourage healthy and safe customary tattooing.

Resources

The Art of Safe Tatau

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?