Charities

Isolation brings innovation in the Deep South – Bluff Isolation Support Group

Community helping community has been the focus during COVID-19 Lockdown, even at the southern edge of our country. Reaching isolated rural communities Tammi Topi, from the Bluff Isolation Support Group, reflects on her work co-ordinating a community response for Bluff and the region. “We have a wide range of isolated…...

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Running a charity & looking for help? Bring your questions to Manaaki

Have a question about running your charity or community organisation during or after COVID-19? Manaaki can help and it’s 100% free! Simply head over the Manaaki, click ‘Sign In’, then ask your question. As well as business experts, there’s community advisers with lots of experience who can help answer your…...

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The community sector needs a collective voice more than ever

by Sandy Thompson, Co-Chair, Hui E! Community Aotearoa It has been well over a month since it became very evident our personal, organisational and community reality is being turned inside out. Hui E! has shared with you the need to surf a riptide of change, filter information, make sure our…...

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Accessing a safe home during COVID-19 – Wellington Women’s House

For most of us in this COVID-19 pandemic time, having access to a safe and comfortable home has been our refuge. What about those people who cannot afford this basic necessity? Hui E! Community Aotearoa talked to Elizabeth Lester from the Wellington Women’s House about their work to provide safe…...

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Championing the community sector during COVID-19

It’s a challenging time while we bunker down in the COVID-19 Lockdown in Aotearoa New Zealand. Many groups around the country are mobilising their efforts to shop, cook and provide home support for those most in need amongst us. These charities, incorporated societies and community groups are extending a caring…...

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