Te Rau Matatini is the National Centre for Māori Health, Māori Workforce Development and Excellence.

We provide a strategic focus that is underpinned by Māori development principles and informed by best practice. We provide leadership, education, evidence base, clinical and cultural capability and capacity building strategies for the advancement of health and wellbeing for our people to achieve Pae Ora. Mauri Ora!​

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Monday, 17 September 2018 - 7:45am

On the 9th & 10th August 2018, Te Rau Matatini hosted Māori/Iwi Leaders from across New Zealand with the Government Mental Health and Addiction Inquiry Panel.  The two-day forum was rich beyond description, with real stories from Māori/Iwi communities and providers; of evidence-based solution

Monday, 17 September 2018 - 7:44am

This year’s Toitū Hauora Leadership Summit took place in Te Wai Pounamu on the 4th - 5th of September.  Toitū Hauora brings together Māori leaders, whānau, hapū, iwi, Māori kaimahi, providers, and Funders. 

2018 Theme: Toi te kupu, Toi te mana, Toitū te whenua.

Monday, 17 September 2018 - 7:43am

In 2016, Te Rau Matatini with the support of Andre McLachlan released He Puna Whakaata. Since this date over 300 mental health and addictions staff across the country have received training. 

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