Doing what matters
The Wise Group isn’t afraid to tackle the hard issues – it’s about doing what matters and creating fresh possibilities for people, organisations and communities.
Stories of change
We’re delighted to announce that Rae Lamb has been appointed as the new chief executive of Te Pou o te Whakaaro Nui.
The Government’s announcement to continue investing in existing and new Housing First programmes recognises the growing body of New Zealand evidence that Housing First, which prioritises permanent housing outcomes, is one of the best approaches for ending chronic homelessness.
The full report from last year’s first Auckland-wide Point in Time count was released today by Auckland Council and the Housing First Auckland Collective.
The Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern stopped by Kākāriki House this week to learn more about the vital work we’re doing across the Group in mental health, housing, social justice and wellbeing for young people.
The People’s Project welcomed in the New Year with the addition of six more people to its Garden Place Hamilton team.
The Mental Health and Work: New Zealand report, recently released by the OECD, has recommendations on the need for integrated health and employment support services.