Our team works across a range of topics in the area of Parenting Development to strengthen skills, strategies and approaches used by our wh?nau at home.

Specific programmes:

  • Incredible Years
    Positive behaviour programme catering for children 3 – 8 years
    14 weeks
  • Teen Parents
    Intensive social work support for parents 19 years & under
  • Grandparents Raising Mokupuna
    Meet together quarterly
  • Building Awesome Wh?nau
    This course is designed to strengthen and encourage wh?nau. It is packed full of great ideas, positive stories from parents still on the journey with their own tamariki and useful resources to help you build a great future for your wh?nau. The programme is delivered over two days, and we cover the following areas:
    – Laying the foundations – building your family on aroma
    – Parents are the roof! Protecting your wh?nau
    – The walls of the whare – boundaries to keep the good Doxycycline stuff in and the bad stuff out
    – Keeping it sweet – atmosphere is everything!
    – Cool korero! Communication
    – Outside the whare – Living in the big wide world
  • Tikanga M?tua
    Our Tikanga M?tua Parenting Programme is designed to identify positive parenting practices by illustrating the importance of becoming a positive role model from a Te Ao Maori perspective. The programme is delivered over two days, and we cover the following areas:
    – Te Ao Maori View – Parenting Past and what this looks like in a modern context – Whakapapa, Roles & Values
    – Te Tiriti o Waitangi – Impact this has had on wh?nau and how we parent today
    – Te Whare Tapa Wha – Personal choices and the impact on wh?nau and the importance of having a balance
    – PATH Tool – Positive Planning Tool for Wh?nau to achieve their goals