Mother and Child
Nāku Ēnei Tamariki

Puawai Mama Mothers Support Group 

puawai-mama

 

Ngā Whakamarama
Service Description

Mother's from all over the Hutt Valley come together each week to support one another in their role as a mother.  Sessions are relaxed and the environment is warm, welcoming and friendly.  Mother's can expect to enjoy one anothers company, learn from one another, be exposed to a number of guest speakers from local providers and community agencies.

Activities include:

  • Field trips
  • Explore various career options and pathways
  • Look at selfcare
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Learn new skills (parenting/crafts/gardening/cooking etc)
  • Practical hands on workshops (nutrition/exercise)
  • Te Ao Māori component (karakia/waiata)

Mā wai ēnei mahi?
Can anyone use this service?

  • Mother's with tamariki 0 - 5 years
  • Mother's living within the Hutt Valley

Waea Mai

Who do I contact to find out more?

Phone 04 920 1460, and ask for a member of the NET Team for more information.  Come see us at Kokiri Marae, 7  - 9 Barnes Street, Seaview, Lower Hutt 5014

 

Whakatauki

Nau i whatu te kakahu, he taniko taku.
A chrysalis hangs toward the earth and a butterfly emerges into the world.
Parents are responsible for the character of their child.

 

Waiata

Repetitive song, helps to learn the names of different body parts.

 

Upoko, pokohiwi, turi, waewae

Upoko, pokohiwi, turi, waewae

Upoko, pokohiwi, turi, waewae

Taringa, karu, ihu, waha e.

To listen to this waiata go to: www.skip.org.nz

What next? Who can I contact?

Phone 04 920 1460, and ask for a member of the NET Team for more information.

See us at Kokiri Marae, 7 - 9 Barnes Street, Seaview, Lower Hutt 5014