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283 stories in our archive.

A bright new dawn to stand against violence

The new dawn is a bright one and we look forward to connecting with more Pasifika across Aotearoa to stand together against violence.

Published August 10, 2021
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New found confidence through FLO: Pasifika for Life 2020-2021

More than 850 community members across the country participated in a workshop through our FLO: Pasifika for Life Suicide Prevention Programme over the last 12 months.

Published August 10, 2021
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Engaging Pasifika cultural competency training impact 2020-2021

It is a blended learning programme which has both online and face-to-face components that help equip our non-Pasifika health workers with foundational cultural knowledge, the right attitude and skills to authentically engage with Pasifika.

Published August 10, 2021
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Growing Pasifika health champions

Building a robust Pacific health workforce can have a positive impact on Pacific health outcomes, according to Le Va chief executive Denise Kingi-U’lu’ave. But to do this, leadership is required.

Published July 1, 2021
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Celebrating the 2021 Futures that Work Pasifika scholarship recipients

These awards also recognise that each recipient has the potential to feature among the best and to be leaders in the mental health and addiction sector.

Published June 10, 2021
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Announcement: Le Va Rebuilding Wellbeing Support Fund recipients

Pacific Mental Health and Addiction services have been awarded funding from Le Va Rebuilding Wellbeing Support Fund to address difficulties of Covid-19.

Published May 13, 2021
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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.