Who is Hāpai?
National Tobacco Control Advocacy
Māori Public Health Leadership
National SUDI Prevention Coordination Service
Minimising Gambling Harm National Coordination
Minimising Gambling Harm Public Health
Minimising Gambling Harm Workforce Development
National Tobacco Advocacy Service Resource Page
Smokers are kicking their cigarette habit by vaping, but not everyone is happy about their offensive clouds.
Hāpai is steadfast in its support for harm-reduction technologies such as vaping devices and e-liquid that are currently helping many people who smoke tobacco to stop smoking safely and successfully.
From today, it is illegal for tobacco companies in New Zealand to sell cigarettes in branded packaging but the implementation has had a mixed response.
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Hāpai are leaders in Public Health, Policy, Advocacy, Research and Evaluation and Infrastructure services.
We hold a number of Ministry of Health contracts both regionally and Nationally.
We provide a strategic focus that is underpinned by evidence based research for the advancement of health and well being for communities.
The Mission of Hāpai is to increase opportunities for Māori to enjoy good health and to be sustained by healthy environments.