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Te Maru o Rereahu Trust
I whanau mai te tangata me tona ake mana Na te Io i homai Ko Mataarangi, Ko Mataanuku, na, Ka puta ko tooku whakapapa i here au ki te whenua, Ko Tainui te waka, Ko Pureora te Maunga, Ko REREAHU te tupuna.
The Pa Harakeke visitor centre is open 7 days a week in summer and 5 days the rest of the year and offers visitors a range of guided eco-cultural experiences including the very popular Tree Planting experience. Quality chalet accommodation and conference room facility are also available and located close to the start of the Timber Trail.
Te Maniapoto Maori Trust Board
Maniapoto Māori Trust Board is a tribal organisation that aspires for a Vibrant Maniapoto Iwi. The Maniapoto Māori Trust Board seek to achieve the following outcomes:
Ngati Maniapoto Marae Pact Trust (NMMPT) Inc.
The Ngāti Maniapoto Marae Pact Trust (NMMPT) Inc. aims to improve the holistic well-being of Maori and those people living in the tribal area of Maniapoto. It is only in the past 20 years that we have grown our organisation to a point that enables us to make a significant contribution to Maniapoto communities. A consistent and sustainable approach to existing services and future iniatives is our focus to ensure there is always going to be a strong network of support for Maniapoto’s isolated rural communities.
Maniapoto Training Agency (MTA)
The main aim of the Training Agency is to provide education and training for those people who have been less successful and who may not have lived up the expectations of our traditional New Zealand Education System.
Maniapoto Community Services (MCS)
The Maniapoto Community Services is made up of qualified and experienced team of health, welfare and social workers who have a committment to ensuring children and families have access to the services that are essential if we are to enjoy a better quality of life in homes and in our community. The Trust aims to provide additional avenues for the prevention and treatment of health and social difficulties which may affect all members of our community and to develop better ways for people to have easier access to this assistance.
Maniapoto Trades and Services
The Trust was responsible for securing and managing contracts to complete various forestry and farming operations and the graduates (contracting crew) completed the work on a full-time employee basis. The Trust has developed its own Farming and Forestry enterprises which are also managed under the umbrella of MTS.
Te Wananga o Aotearoa – Maniapoto
Established in 1984, Te Wānanga o Aotearoa will provide holistic education opportunities of the highest quality for Māori, peoples of Aotearoa and the world. Te Wānanga o Aotearoa is one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary education providers. We offer a comprehensive range of certificate to degree level qualifications to New Zealanders of all ages and walks of life.
Taumarunui Community Kokiri Trust
“To advance the holistic development and wellbeing of whanau, hapu and iwi” The Taumarunui Community Kokiri Trust (TCKT) was established in 1989 to advance the holistic development and wellbeing of whanau, hapu and iwi. This is acheived through the delivery of comprehensive health & social support services to the communities of central and rural Taumarunui and Te Kuiti.
Sport Waikato – Waitomo
Sport Waikato is proud to support the communities within the Waikato region, in their goals to achieving healthy lifestyles, which includes being active through both sport and recreation. The core focus for Sport Waikato is and will always be to inspire and enable our people of the Waikato to be active and healthy for life. Our teams are inspired by the words of Te Puea Herangi “Mahia te mahi hei painga mo te iwi”. We strive every day to ‘do the work for the betterment of the people’.
- Healthy Active Lifestyles
- Young People
- Community Sport
- Regional Leadership
- Simply put – Sport Waikato’s role throughout the whole community is to help people to help themselves.
So let’s take the journey together – everyone, out there and active.
Maniapoto Family Violence Intervention Network
The Maniapoto Family Violence Intervention Network (MFVIN) was formed in 2009 and combines the resources of a wide range of committed local agencies and groups. Their objective is to provide a collaborative approach to family violence prevention in the Maniapoto area.
The Number Twelve youth hub is part of the 40 interventions / solutions our local community has come up with as part of the Waitomo Youth Action Plan under the Social Sector Trial. The Waitomo Trials focus is really about us working together as a community to support all our youth to have the ideal futures they dream for themselves. Young people told us they wanted a place where they can get support, information and direction. If we can’t help you we will find out who can.
- Run a Learner Driver Licensing every Tuesday and Thursday at 4pm. This free support will prepare any youth in the district to sit their Learner license.
- Take registrations of interest for the Restricted Driver training programme.
- Have free Wi-Fi, 8 computers with broadband internet to help you with your homework, to apply for your Work and Income or Studylink applications, to develop a CV or to scroll the internet.
- Have a boardroom with a data projector for any young people who need a venue to hold meetings or for study groups.
- Run a youth mentoring programme for young people who really need help to build up the good things in their life so that they are able to make better choices and have more opportunities to reach their potential. For more information contact Number Twelve.
- Run the Integrated Attendance Service (used to be called the Truancy Service) to help every student to attend school.
- Run different activities/workshops, check out our activities calendar for upcoming events.
- Run a fines project to help young people get their fines sorted, register at reception.