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.
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.


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Our news

Public health workforce grants

If you work in public health, and want to upskill – or have plans to – then these grants could be for you.The Public health workforce grants close on 30 March 2018. Apply now!


Pacific mental health and addiction scholarships now closed.

The purpose of the Futures that Work scholarships and support programme is to grow the size and skills of the Pasifika Mental Health and Addiction workforce. Applications have now closed for 2018.


New Le Tautua 2018 Pasifika Leadership programme

Le Va’s Le Tautua Pasifika Leadership Programme is a high-impact, empowering leadership experience tailored for the Pasifika health and disability workforce.

What's on?

The next LifeKeepers workshop will be held on 22 March in Gisborne. To find out more and register go to www.lifekeepers.nz

What's on?

Engaging Pasifika Cultural Competency Programme

19 April 2018 9:00am - 4:30pm