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Have your say in May – on the draft MoH suicide prevention strategy

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.

Published May 3, 2017
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Celebrating Pasifika Culture

Le Va had a strong presence at recent Pasifika events held annually in Auckland showcasing Pasifika talent and culture. This year we provided a space to #Recharge, (recharge mobile phones), #Rehydrate (get a free bottle of water), and #reconnect (free wi-fi available within a radius of our stall).

Published April 12, 2017
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In memory of ‘Bubsy’ our FLO Ambassador

We honour one of our great warriors from the Pasifika Christchurch community who has sadly passed away this week.

Published March 29, 2017
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‘Express Yourself’ Pacific Potential – film competition

In collaboration with the Pasifika Film Festival 2017, Le Va was honoured to have hosted the ‘Express yourself’ Pacific Potential Film competition.

Published March 8, 2017
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Work to commence on first home-grown national suicide prevention training programme

Le Va is delighted with the announcement that following an open Ministry of Health tender process, it has received funding from the Ministry to design and deliver a new national suicide prevention training programme for New Zealand.

Published February 21, 2017
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Exciting new job opportunities

We have two exciting job opportunities where you can be part of a New Zealand first and make a real positive difference to New Zealand’s future wellbeing.

Published February 17, 2017
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Covid-19 Update

Face-to-face workshops will not continue while New Zealand is at Level 4. We will be in contact with all participants soon.