Pasifika Futures will double their investment to $2 million

An additional $1 million investment has been added to support Pacific families through Pasifika Futures Family Support Package Initiative. For more questions and access to receive support, please contact your local Whānau Ora provider. Whānau Ora provider list .

The Pasifika Medical Association Emergency Medical Team (PACMAT) completed its first 2-week rotation in Samoa on Sunday and were replaced by the second rotation.

The Pasifika Medical Association Emergency Medical Team (PACMAT) completed its first 2-week rotation in Samoa on Sunday and were replaced by the second rotation. The teams led by Dr Fionna Bell, General Practitioner and Dr Allister Bush, Psychiatrist quickly integrated into the Samoa health system working alongside Samoa colleagues with ease. The duties were varied… Read more »

Pacific salutations to Hon. Leulua’iali’iotumua Bill English

We would like to extend our grandest appreciation and thanks to Hon. Leulua’iali’iotumua Bill English for the leadership and service he has dedicated to the Pacific Community over his time not only as Prime Minister of New Zealand but through his career in politics and time in parliament. Leulua’iali’iotumua Bill English has always been a… Read more »

12 October 2017: Pacific Thank You’s & Farewell to the Hon. Minister Te Ururoa Flavell

Pacific Thank You’s & Farewell to the Hon. Minister Te Ururoa Flavell Pasifika Futures would like to extend its sincere and most humble appreciation to our Whanau Ora Minister for the past 3 years, the honourable Minister Te Ururoa Flavell for his support and dedication to Whanau Ora and its efforts. We thank him for… Read more »

2 August 2017: Pasifika Futures Confirmed for Whanau Ora for Another Three Years

MEDIA RELEASE 2 August 2017 Pasifika Futures Confirmed for Whanau Ora for Another Three Years Pasifika Futures has had its Whanau Ora contract extended for another three years. At its 2nd annual conference in Wellington, the Prime Minister Rt. Hon. Bill English told a hundred partners from the Pasifika Futures network that “the work you… Read more »

30 July 2017: Prime Minister will open Pasifika Futures 2nd Annual Conference

MEDIA RELEASE 30 July 2017 Prime Minister will open Pasifika Futures 2nd Annual Conference The Prime Minister, Rt. Hon. Leulua’iali’iotumua Bill English will give the opening address for the annual Whanau Ora Conference being hosted by Pasifika Futures starting in Wellington tomorrow. The two-day conference focuses on the past three years since Pasifika Futures was established… Read more »

16 June 2017: ‘From Work to Wonder’ Whānau Ora Conference

Reviewing the evidence, innovative work and planning for the future will be the centre of Pasifika Futures’ Whānau Ora Conference, to be held at the James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor in Wellington on 31 July and 1 August. Whānau Ora partners and key agencies will come together to acknowledge the commissioning work undertaken during the… Read more »

06 June 2017: La’auli Michael Jones and Hamish Crooks named on Queens Birthday Honours List 2017

Yesterday on June 5th 2017, La’auli Michael Jones and Hamish Crooks were acknowledged for their services to the country following the announcement of The Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2017. La’auli Michael Jones was appointed to the New Zealand Order of Merit as a Knight Companion (KNZM) for his services to the Pacific community and youth,… Read more »

06 June 2017: Pacific appointments to The New Zealand Order of Merit

Service to the Pacific community was honoured yesterday with new appointments to the New Zealand Order of Merit with the release of the Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2017. Michael Jones who is also a member on Pasifika Futures Board of Directors, was honoured with the second highest appointment, set to be a Knights Companion for… Read more »

27 March 2017: Condolences – Loss of Prominent Community Leader, Memea Eleitino Bubsy Ma’aelopa

Pasifika Futures expresses their deepest condolences for the sudden loss of Christchurch community leader, the late Memea Eleitino Bubsy Ma’aelopa. “Our thoughts and condolences go out to the Christchurch Samoan community, the wider Pacific community and in particular, the Ma’aelopa family,” says Pasifika Futures Chief Executive Debbie Sorensen “Memea played a particularly significant role in… Read more »