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Submit to Healthy Homes Standards

the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development is seeking submissions on Healthy Housing Standards to make rental properties healthier warmer and drier. Read about this process. This link has the background, the discussion document on standards and how to give feedback...

Government reforms & consultations

Current consultations The Welfare Expert Advisory Group is consulting on the future of the welfare system (consultation closes 9 November). More information is available here. The Government has released a discussion document on proposed standards to create warmer,...

The severe under-funding of the community sector cannot continue

The community sector is an essential part of a healthy thriving society. From housing and health to emergency support and everything in-between, the community sector plays a critical role in individual family, whānau and community wellbeing. But many in the community...

Psychoactive substances

Psychoactive substances policy to protect the wellbeing of the community into the future On Tuesday 11 September 2018 the Community and Culture Committee adopted the Psychoactive Substances (Local Approved Products) Policy, to protect the Tauranga community should any...

National Home Safety Service (NHSS) Whanau Protect

We are pleased to announce that Tauranga Women’s Refuge and Papamoa Family Service, a service of Anglican Care Waiapu, will be working in partnership across Tauranga Moana to provide Whanau Protect. This service is focused on ensuring the safety of High...

From Facebook

The 2019 Page Acorn Engineering Scholarship winners have been announced! Each winner will receive a financial award to assist with their studies for each of the next three years. Congratulations to these talented young men and women who are involved in engineering apprenticeships at local firms:
* Benjamin Coombe: Robert Page Engineering
* Manaea Haenga-Anderson, Rawinia Luka, and Liam Wayne: Page McRae Engineering
* Justice Harrison: Spida Machinery
* Todd Hemingway and Aaron Iggulden: Contract Mechanical Services
* Brett Merrie: Boshier Engineering

These scholarships are due to the generosity of the late Bob and Pat Page, who had a passion for seeing young people succeed. Congratulations to all of our 2019 winners!

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