Creating community connections through sharing kai

Creating community connections through sharing kai

Kai brings people together, and the act of sharing kai with our whānau and neighbours is proving to be a great way to create positive connections across communities. Healthy Families Hutt Valley Systems Innovator, Emily Welch says “We know that social connectedness is...
Connecting people to good food

Connecting people to good food

Our communities have told us the important role food plays in their lives and how it contributes to their wellbeing.  It is one of the key ways we share and celebrate culture and family traditions.  However, across Aotearoa New Zealand there are too many...
Experiencing   Te   Ahi   Kōmau

Experiencing Te Ahi Kōmau

The recent Food, Fire Festival – Te Ahi Kōmau hosted by Papatūānuku Kōkiri Marae with support from Healthy Families South Auckland celebrated South Auckland’s fiery volcanic past as well as its legacy of rich soils and amazing produce, and Healthy Families...