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 2017 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.


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

13 Reasons Why: we must 'at least do no harm'

We were asked for our opinion by media, so we've listed our 13 reasons why we must 'at least do no harm' when dealing with the issue of suicide.


GPS 2017 Satellite Seminars

Le Va is facilitating 1-day regional GPS Satellite Seminars with a focus on Pacific mental health and addiction - find out more and register.


Le Va's explainer video

Ever wondered what we actually do? Check out this video showcasing Le Va's work and purpose.

What's on?

The Ministry of Health is currently consulting on a draft strategy to prevent suicide in New Zealand and Le Va is hosting a Pacific fono on 24 May so your voices and views can be heard.

What's on?

'Meet me Halfway'

31 May 2017 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Le Va - Harakeke House, 15 Ronwood Ave, Manukau