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

Rebuilding Wellbeing

Suicide Prevention

CatchYourself

Atu Mai

Aunty Dee

Mental Wealth

Showcase

Youth 2000

Life Keepers

Mana Restore

#CatchYourself

Supporting communities to have respectful relationships in times of distress.
#CatchYourself

Suicide prevention

Igniting communities, supporting solutions, preventing suicide.
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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.
Workforce Development

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14 hours ago

Le Va
Tēnā koutou katoa! The #LifeKeepers team are gearing up to head to te Upoko o te Ika a Māui, with workshops scheduled for Masterton and Wellington this April.

If you’re based in Wellington, Porirua, Lower Hutt, Upper Hutt, Wainuiomata or the Wairarapa and are keen to develop the skills, knowledge, and confidence you need to prevent suicide in your community, then head to https://lifekeepers.nz/account/sign-up to create an account and enrol in a workshop today!  

We also have workshops scheduled at a range of other locations throughout Aotearoa, so if you’re outside of the Lower North Island and keen to attend one of our workshops, head over to https://www.lifekeepers.nz/workshops to see if we’re coming to a town near you!

Tēnā koutou katoa! The #LifeKeepers team are gearing up to head to te Upoko o te Ika a Māui, with workshops scheduled for Masterton and Wellington this April.

If you’re based in Wellington, Porirua, Lower Hutt, Upper Hutt, Wainuiomata or the Wairarapa and are keen to develop the skills, knowledge, and confidence you need to prevent suicide in your community, then head to lifekeepers.nz/account/sign-up to create an account and enrol in a workshop today!

We also have workshops scheduled at a range of other locations throughout Aotearoa, so if you’re outside of the Lower North Island and keen to attend one of our workshops, head over to www.lifekeepers.nz/workshops to see if we’re coming to a town near you!
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Talofa! I was wondering if there will be a Flo Talanoa session in Hamilton or Waikato region this year!

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16 hours ago

Le Va
In our Journey to the Pacific module at www.atumai.nz youll go on a journey of Pasifika history and culture. Along the way you will learn of the strength of our ancestors. 👏🏾

Check out some feedback we have from a user who filled out our survey at the end of the module ☺

To see and experience what our user is talking about visit www.atumai.nz and complete our Journey to the Pacific module found under the Intergenerational Communications tab.💪🏾

#LeVa #AtuMai #IntergenerationalCommunications #JourneyToThePacific

In our Journey to the Pacific module at www.atumai.nz you'll go on a journey of Pasifika history and culture. Along the way you will learn of the strength of our ancestors. 👏🏾

Check out some feedback we have from a user who filled out our survey at the end of the module ☺

To see and experience what our user is talking about visit www.atumai.nz and complete our Journey to the Pacific module found under the Intergenerational Communications tab.💪🏾

#Leva #AtuMai #intergenerationalcommunications #journeytothepacific
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18 hours ago

Le Va
As recipients to Le Va’s Pasifika Suicide Prevention Community Fund, New Zealand Rugby League partnered up with our FLO program to deliver our Mental Wealth project to the different league districts within New Zealand.  A big “Thank you” to Manawatu Rugby League and Wellington Rugby League for allowing us to share the work we do within our communities.   

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As recipients to Le Va’s Pasifika Suicide Prevention Community Fund, New Zealand Rugby League partnered up with our FLO program to deliver our Mental Wealth project to the different league districts within New Zealand. A big “Thank you” to Manawatu Rugby League and Wellington Rugby League for allowing us to share the work we do within our communities.

#mentalwealth #FLO #Leva #AuntyDee #manarestore
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Tēnā koutou katoa! The #LifeKeepers team are gearing up to head to te Upoko o te Ika a Māui, with workshops scheduled for Masterton and Wellington this April.

If you’re based in Wellington, Porirua, Lower Hutt, Upper Hutt, Wainuiomata or the Wairarapa and are keen to develop the skills, knowledge, and confidence you need to prevent suicide in your community, then head to https://lifekeepers.nz/account/sign-up to create an account and enrol in a workshop today!

We also have workshops scheduled at a range of other locations throughout Aotearoa, so if you’re outside of the Lower North Island and keen to attend one of our workshops, head over to https://www.lifekeepers.nz/workshops to see if we’re coming to a town near you!
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In our #JourneyToThePacific module you'll go on a journey of Pasifika history and culture. Check out... some feedback we have from a user who filled out our survey at the end of the module. Visit http://www.atumai.nz to complete our module. 😊
#LeVa #AtuMai

As recipients to Le Va’s Pasifika Suicide Prevention Community Fund, New Zealand Rugby League ... partnered up with our FLO program to deliver our Mental Wealth project to the different league districts within New Zealand.
#mentalwealth #FLO #Leva #AuntyDee #manarestore

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In our #JourneyToThePacific module you'll go on a journey of Pasifika history and culture. Check out... some feedback we have from a user who filled out our survey at the end of the module. Visit http://www.atumai.nz to complete our module. 😊
#LeVa #AtuMai

As recipients to Le Va’s Pasifika Suicide Prevention Community Fund, New Zealand Rugby League ... partnered up with our FLO program to deliver our Mental Wealth project to the different league districts within New Zealand.
#mentalwealth #FLO #Leva #AuntyDee #manarestore

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Today marks a special decade for one of our devoted Le Va team members Esther Faitala-Mariner. ... Esther represents tautua to us in every way. Malo lava and Fa'afetai tele lava Esther! Thank you for showing us how to do it with grace and humility! 😊 #QueenEsther

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Our FREE Mana Akiaki: #LifeKeepers for Māori suicide prevention workshops equip Māori whānau and ... communities with the knowledge, skills and confidence to prevent whakamomori (suicide). Sign up at http://www.lifekeepers.nz. https://www.facebook.com/LeVaPasifika/videos/754301591889073/

Ia manuia Aukilani - Well done Auckland

With our collective efforts we will continue to stamp our ... COVID-19 in our communities.

Back to level 1 tonight at midnight - Check out https://www.facebook.com/UniteAgainstCOVID19 for official updates about COVID

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Our news

Rebuilding Wellbeing Support Fund

Support Fund announcement soon

Le Va’s Rebuilding Wellbeing Support Fund is now closed for applications. This Fund enables Pacific Mental Health and Addiction services to deliver community-led initiatives to support families after their lives have been disrupted by COVID-19.

 

Scholarships now closed

To grow the capacity and capability of the Pacific mental health and addiction workforce, applications for Le Va’s scholarship closed at 5pm, 1 February 2021.

 

Journey to the Pacific

Hear what some of our Pasifika elders have to say about what it was like to migrate to Aotearoa. You’ll get to hear from Pusi Urale, Tearoa Potoru, and Tigilau Ness! For the full video, visit www.atumai.nz and complete the FREE e-learning module.

Resources

Checking In: Supporting someone who may be experiencing depression and/or anxiety

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?

Engaging Pasifika