Strengthening Māori health and well-being

Our Purpose

To improve Māori Health through leadership, education, research and evaluation, health workforce development and innovative, systemic transformation. We strengthen Māori health and wellbeing through nationally navigated and locally led solutions.

Our Work


Enhancing the capability and capacity of workforces to respond to the needs of Māori who have addiction-related challenges.

Publications & Resources

Increasing the access to an evidence base, tools and resources of what works well for Māori.


Promoting opportunities for Rangatahi to enter into the health and disability sector pipeline.

Public Health

Promoting the needs of Māori through public health strategies that are acceptable to Māori aspirations.

Lived Experience

Increasing the opportunities for Māori with lived experience to lead and transform approaches in the health sector toward Wellbeing.

Suicide Prevention & Postvention

Addressing the issue of suicide through leadership; Strengthening our Rangatahi, community and whānau capacity, research and evidence to enhance Māori wellbeing.

Mental Health

Enhancing the capability and capacity of workforces to respond to the needs of Māori who experience mental health and emotional challenges.

Education & Training

Drawing from matauranga Māori  pedagogy and contemporary health knowledge to ensure participants are supported and empowered to become a stronger workforce.

Workforce Development

Promoting leading practice models and approaches to increase the Māori Workforce in the health and disability sector.


Growing and advancing the capacity and capability of Māori for Leadership.


Increasing the evidence base of what works for and by Māori.


Increasing access to opportunities for personal and professional development for people pursuing a career in health.

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Stay In Touch

Please make contact with us by using the details below or completing the form.

Ph: +64 4 473 9591 or 0800 MATATINI

Te Whare o Tāmaki | Auckland Office
Lv 1, 6/64 Highbrook Drive, Highbrook Park East Tāmaki, Auckland

Te Whare o Kirikiriroa | Hamilton Office
233 Anglesea Street, Hamilton
PO Box 104 Hamilton, 3240.

Te Whare o Poneke | Wellington Office
2 Cameron Street
Wellington, 6035

PO Box 5731 Wellington, 6140.

Te Whare o Te Waipounamu | South Island Office
Bond Street (Level 1), Dunedin



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