Our Services

We help you strengthen your team and organisation within our social and community sector.


Professional development and networking.

Resources & Support

Support, advice and online tools to strengthen your organisation.


Research and data to inform your work.


Support organisations to work together to achieve greater impact.

Kaitautoko Māori

Tautoko and support Māori providers in the social sector.


Building a voice with social and community sectors to advocate to government.

The Kollective – TK

A co-working space to grow social and community sector collaboration.

Community Insights Lab

Info to be supplied about this lab, link to page inside resources section.

Our Training Calendar

Google vs Microsoft


An outline of pros and cons, benefits and issues with either.

Complimentary – 1 hour

9:00am – 10am – Thursday 6 May 2021

Our City – Local Government

Meet the Tauranga City Council Commissioners

How does Local Government affect our social sector organisations?

4.00pm – 5.30pm

Thursday 13 May 2021

Family Led Facilitation Training



Building on strengths and finding solutions

With Tessa Mackenzie


Friday 21st May


Budget Breakfast



What does the budget mean for the local social sector and our communities?

Tuesday 25 May 2021

7.30am – 9.00am

We offer our skills and support to all people and communities.

SociaLink strengthens organisations from the inside, providing tools to empower our social and community sector.

Our people provide a structure for research, innovation, collaboration, information, networking and advocacy throughout The Western Bay. Social sector organisations can connect, work together, collaborate with appropriate resources designed to aid in the delivery of smarter, more efficient services.

If you’re new to the sector in the western Bay of Plenty, download a copy of our Orientation Pack to help you get to know who’s who much quicker.

A snapshot of the social sector workforce

An overview of findings from the SociaLink MSSP 2019 report on the social sector in the Western Bay of Plenty.


Up to 3 FTE Staff

Paid FTEs


Māori Staff

Latest News

Commissioners meet with social sector

Tauranga's residents have a sense of helplessness about the overwhelming growth of their city, commissioner Anne Tolley told social sector agencies on Thursday at The Kollective.The meeting was organised by The Kollective and SociaLink, the umbrella organisation for...

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SociaLink to meet with city commissioners

Social agencies around the city will meet with Tauranga City Council’s commissioners next week to discuss the region’s social issues.The meeting has been organised by The Kollective and SociaLink, the umbrella organisation for social agencies and charities in the...

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