The Heart of Tokomairiro Waiora Inc.
We provide information and guidance to assist you and your whānau toward a healthier lifestyle.
Te Wawata - Vision
Whānau living healthy, safe and independent lives
Te Taumata - Mission
Tokomairiro Waiora Incorporated will support whānau to achieve healthiy, safe and independent living by providing a holistic service using tikanga Māori practices to address health and social needs.
Ngā Tikanga - Values
Manaakitanga - promotes and reinforces the mana of whānau
Rangatiratanga - supports whānau to be drivers in whānau healthcare
Pukengatanga - recognises rohe resilience in creating a unique Whānau Ora model
Kotahitanga - endorses the active collaboration of whānau, health providers & TWI
Ngā Matapono - Principles
The range of principles guiding the Tokomairiro Waiora Incorporated community in developing the Whānau Ora model is:
Inclusion and Diversity - welcoming the diversity of people and their ideas in growing Whānau Ora.
Integration and Collaboration - working together to achieve Whānau Ora Services
Innovation and Adaptation - working towards and developing best practice for Tokomairiro Waiora Incorporated Services.
High Priority Focus
- Hearing Checks
- Smoking Cessation
- Injury Prevention
- Drug & Alcohol Addiction Services
- Oral Health
Kaimahi Whanau Ora
One on One sessions with whānau to discuss and develop health plans to address needs
Planned approach to achieve steps to a healthier lifestyle
Follow-up and longer term health service delivery
Information and resources
Co-ordinating community services
Link to social agencies
We can attend appointments at doctors, hospitals, agencies and providers to support you and your whānau.
We offer advocacy support in attending appointments with transport available if required.
Our staff can assist you to make responsible choices that impact positively on your lifestyle.
Providing a safe supportive, caring environment.
Seeking support from regional Māori health providers and community health services:
Accessing information for At-Risk whānau
Linking referrals to other health services as required.
Health education and information from a Māori perspective. Promoting and understanding of the Māori view of health in terms of:
Oranga tinana - physical wellbeing
Oranga wairua - spiritual wellbeing
Oranga hinengaro - mental wellbeing
Oranga whānau - family wellbeing