Matua Raḵi and Te Pou offices are open across the country. However, we encourage you to contact our team by email or phone in the first instance - see our staff contact page for details. Stay safe everyone.

 

Matua Raḵi and Te Pou offices are open across the country. However, we encourage you to contact our team by email or phone in the first instance - see our staff contact page for details. Stay safe everyone.

Cultural competency

Engaging and working effectively with Māori.

The Matua Raḵi programme supports services and practitioners to engage and work effectively with a range of people from diverse cultures and to recognise the impact culture has on:

  • presentation and symptoms
  • use of substances
  • spirituality
  • family and whānau involvement in recovery and wellness.

Working with Māori

Learn how to work effectively with Māori to improve health outcomes

  • Let's get real Working with Māori is an interactive cultural competency e-learning tool aimed to increase the cultural competency of the health workforce.
  • The purpose of this tools is to assist workers to increase their understanding of working effectively with Māori tāngata whai ora and whānau to improve health outcomes.

Complete Let's get real Working with Māori


Takarangi Competency Framework

Read about the Takarangi Competency Framework.