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Through our Family Works service, we aim to make Aotearoa New Zealand the best place in the world to grow…
Havelock North High School organised a fundraising event for Family Works Hawke’s Bay, highlighting community spirit through a creative non-uniform…
Te Mata School commemorated the one-year anniversary of Cyclone Gabrielle on 14 February 2024 by dressing in black and white…
Starting school without necessities is tough for kids, and it’s not just one problem but a tangled mix of family…
Since 2011, Family Works Angels have been supporting local families in Hawke’s Bay and Tairāwhiti to turn their lives around…
Robyn Clayton is a mother of two adult sons, a grandmother, a retired accountant, and a parishioner at All Saints…
Celebrating Matariki 2023 Matariki signals growth. It’s a time of change. It’s a time to prepare, and a time of…
Click here to visit Tauawhi’s new website tauawhi.org ​​​​​​Tauawhi Men’s Centre, a service of Presbyterian Support East Coast (PSEC), is…
Following Cyclone Gabrielle, our PSEC Charity Shops and Enliven Havelock North offices were overwhelmed with generous donations from across New…
Following Cyclone Gabrielle, Family Works Hawke’s Bay made lunches for volunteers from the Tu Tangata Church community who had arrived…
The effects of Cyclone Gabrielle resulted in our Family Works Tairāwhiti team losing all communication with Hawke’s Bay teams. A…
Another year at Tauawhi of change, challenge, and connection. Click here to read Tauawhi Men’s Centre’s Christmas newsletter. After a…
“I have people around me who care about me. It’s that human contact and the conversation at the end of the day.”
Colleen Dewson, feedback about Enliven Older People
“I have loved Enliven Disability since I started, helping people just does it for me. It’s physically challenging, but somehow it doesn’t feel like hard work. I am so grateful to be working here. This feels like a proper job. I’m doing something with my life that is meaningful.”
Bre Reid, Enliven Disability Support Worker
“Look forward to Thursday every week and I love coming. The staff are lovely people and are very caring.”
Feedback about Enliven Older People