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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Tuesday, 19 December 2017 - 7:38am

The Te Rau Matatini Trust Board and the Te Rau Matatini Board of Directors would like to thank Kim Whaanga-Kipa (Rongowhakaata, Rakai Paaka, Kahungunu, Te Aitanga a Mahaki) for her contributions to the work of Te Rau Matatini during her time serving as a Trustee.  Through over a decade of service

Tuesday, 19 December 2017 - 7:37am

The Christmas Box Project is a fantastic initiative which has provided over 80,000 boxes of kai to whānau in need during the festive season since 2001 across many communities in Aotearoa. Christmas Box started in Whangarei in 2015 with 500 boxes, led by Te Hau

Tuesday, 19 December 2017 - 7:36am

Mainstream models and their programmes often have limited application in meeting the holistic needs and realities of Māori populations.  Over time, Māori health professionals have developed models of practice to better reflect Māori realities and to integrate elements of importance from the past,

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