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

Violence prevention
Equipping Pasifika young people and their families to live violence-free.
FLO: Pasifika for life
Equipping Pasifika families & communities to prevent suicide.
Mental Wealth
Learning how to look after your mental health creates "Mental Wealth".
Engaging Pasifika
New Zealand’s national Pasifika cultural competency training programme.
Evidence-informed national suicide prevention training
Supporting those who may be at risk of suicide to get the help they need.
GPS Satellite Seminars
Focusing on integrated solutions to achieve the best possible outcomes for Pasifika people and their families.
Disability Support
Helping Pasifika people with disabilities to live the lives they choose.
Mental health and addiction
Supporting the workforce to meet the needs of Pasifika people and their families.
Supporting public health
Reducing inequity in health outcomes through workforce development.


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Our news

Launching The Mental Wealth Project online

We are delighted to launch our new Mental Wealth website. The Mental Wealth Project is a mental health literacy programme for young people and their families.


Vodafone Warriors partner with Le Va

We've teamed up with Warriors players and welfare staff to engage communities through 20 local rugby league clubs across Auckland to address wellbeing, prevent sexual violence and learn how to prevent suicide.


1000 LifeKeepers preventing suicide!

We've trained over 1000 LifeKeepers! Thank you everyone for making a commitment to help build communities of C.A.R.E. across NZ. Learn more about our FREE training, in three different modules: LifeKeepers, Mana Akiaki, and e-learning.

What's on?

The next Mana Akiaki LifeKeepers for Māori workshop will be held on 19 March in Whakatāne. To find out more and register go to www.lifekeepers.nz

What's on?

Engaging Pasifika Cultural Competency Programme

29 March 2019 9:00am - 4:30pm

Oamaru & Timaru