News

Read the latest news and updates from Emerge Aotearoa Trust and its entities.

More homes for Maraenui, with more on the way

Nine family homes for transitional housing at Maraneui, Napier are completed and ready for whānau to move in. The homes are one of three developments underway in Maraenui to deliver 31 transitional housing places.

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Emerge Aotearoa Trust CE Barbara Disley responds to health and disability system reform announcement

The Minister of Health Hon Andrew Little has indicated that there will be radical reform of our health and disability system. Barbara Disley shares her thoughts.

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Sunday Star Times article feat PeerZone Piki Programme

Briony Drysdale is a Piki Peer Supporter who contributed to an article on loneliness (Helen Clark Foundation report) as part of a deep dive into what this looks like to different segments of our community.

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PeerZone move to Mind and Body Consultants

MEDIA RELEASE - 13 January 2021

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Emerge Aotearoa welcomes the new Public Housing Plan: Media Release

Emerge Aotearoa welcomes the new Public Housing Plan as one part of a range of housing initiatives needed to address the housing crisis.

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Housing partnership helps more Kiwis into new homes: A case study

A new Auckland housing development is an example of how private interests can work with public good to help get New Zealanders from all walks of life into warm, safe, secure homes.

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The Generator supports communities during COVID-19 lockdown

During the COVID-19 response in early 2020, The Generator enabled people to support their communities by providing and delivering more than 13,000 emergency meals and 5000 veggie packs to those in need in greater Auckland.

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Group CE Barbara Disley interview with Radio NZ

Covid 19 coronavirus: Calls and txts to mental health line almost doubles

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Unique approach to addressing hardship in Aotearoa

On Thursday 29 August Emerge Aotearoa and Vaka Tautua launched The Generator with the support of the Ministry of Social Development and Westpac.

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Te Whānau o Uenuku, Rainbow Roopu holds Inaugural Hui

Te Whānau o Uenuku, our Rainbow Roopu held its’ inaugural hui and what a fabulous two days it was!

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Group CE speaks to Health Select Committee

Emerge Aotearoa Group CE Barbara Disley has provided valuable feedback to the Health Select Committee about the Mental Health and Wellbeing Bill.

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Video case studies show benefits of good housing

From life in an airless basement to being able to watch the sunset through a window and enjoy a cup of tea with neighbours – a set of videos released today by community housing providers shows the difference having a good home makes.

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