Cleaners’ wellbeing beyond just health and safety  

Throughout our lifetime, the average person will spend a staggering 90,000 hours in the workplace. In an increasingly fast-paced and demanding work environment, ensuring the wellbeing of employees is crucial to sustain a healthy and well workforce.

Ola Malosi supports fundamental movement whilst honouring Samoan culture and traditions

Expressing cultural practices in everyday life is crucial for people’s health and wellbeing and for feeling connected to where we spend our time. Faiaoga (teachers) are exploring what a toolkit for health and wellbeing will look like for Aoga Amata (Samoan ECEs) across Tāmaki Makaurau. Faiaoga and aiga (families) are putting forward their thoughts and […]

Tafesilafa’i presented at Child Rich Communities Hui

Healthy Families Waitākere team members Catherine Powell and Repeka George-Koteka were thrilled to take part in the presentation series from Child Rich Communities Tāmaki Makaurau Hui: Uplifting the mana of tamariki, rangatahi and whānau with community-led development. Presenting Tāfesilafa’i, the team explored how the initiative approaches re-indigenising the education system, so tamariki in the Aoga […]

Rosebank Business Association reaches finals in 2022 Westpac Auckland Business Awards

Recognising excellence and outstanding achievement in the business sector, the Rosebank Business Association (RBA) was announced as a finalist in the ‘Excellence in Community Contribution’ category at this year’s Westpac Business Awards North/West. The category acknowledges community-focused initiatives that has been developed, and the impact it is having on the community. As a finalist, the […]

Jumping for Wellbeing

The Rosebank Business Association (RBA) took its wellbeing focus to new heights recently with a special event for members at Jump Avondale. The event was held for Rosebank Business Association BID (Business Improvement District) members and provided an opportunity for team bonding as well as the chance for Rosebank business neighbours to get to know […]

Financial wellbeing is the focus for Rosebank businesses

The Rosebank Business Association (RBA) offered a wellbeing event with a difference recently when the local business community was invited to a virtual webinar accompanied by a hand-delivered picnic lunch.  The first Financial Wellbeing Picnic Lunch was held via zoom and hosted by the Rosebank Wellbeing Collab and Business Lab, as part of a series […]

Research findings directly benefit wellbeing for ECE student teachers

Prioritising the hauora and wellbeing of student teachers while in tertiary education and embedding self-care practices early in their kaiako (teacher) journey is critical for their long-term wellness, and that of the children with whom they work.  This is the focus of findings just released from phase one of a research project entitled ‘Senses of […]