Create healthy change where you live

Create healthy change where you live

Get set up for health in places where you learn

Get set up for health in places where you learn

Make work-life work for you and your well-being

Make work-life work for you and your well-being

Be a game-changer!

Be a game-changer!

Healthy Families Manukau, Manurewa – Papakura is dedicated to working with communities to create great health outcomes in the places they live, learn work and play.

Lead a change where
you live, learn work and play

What we've been up to
Our Stories

Do Good Feel Good youth leaders

Story written on Oct 02, 2017

Wai - the first choice drink!

Young people in South Auckland are leading the charge to increase the accessibility and uptake of wai in places where they learn, live and hang out.  What we eat and...

Story written on Aug 22, 2017

South Auckland marae transforming conservation

The Department of Conservation (DOC) is adopting a new approach in their work in South Auckland by collaborating with three local marae in a year-long initiative to support active kaitiakitanga....

Story written on Aug 21, 2017

South Auckland: How we move!

The team at Healthy Families Manukau, Manurewa-Papakura have been thinking a lot about movement and why it’s so important to the well-being and health of our local community. Here’s what...

Story written on Jul 26, 2017

Reducing alcohol harm in Mangere

Hone Fowler and his team at the Mangere East Community Centre are passionate about making a difference in their local community. Born and raised in the area, he studied Community...

Story written on Jun 07, 2017

On the look out for opportunities to eat well in South Auckland

The Supreme Sikh Society of New Zealand, based in Takanini, are embarking on a new project to grow fresh produce on excess temple land.  As well as increasing the availability...

Story written on May 24, 2017

Creating ‘loved spaces’ in the quest for a Smokefree Clendon

A healthier Aotearoa starts in the places we live, learn, work, and play.  And its exactly these environments where the people of Clendon are looking to influence smokefree behaviours in...