community activations

Waiariki Whānau Mentoring Hauroa Challenge - Whakatāne

A small community group in Whakatane have dedicated themselves to a 6-week Hauora challenge with the driving kaupapa behind the challenge being to support each other through the various stages of their quit smoking journey. Throughout the programme this group have connected with organisations within their community to deliver nutritional, and physical education to provide them with the tools to enhance their wellbeing and the wellbeing of their friends and whānau.

Rotorua Smokefree Partners (RSFP) - Rotorua

Rotorua Smokefree Partners (RSFP) was activated in April this year to reduce smoking harm in the region. The primary objective of the group is to collaborate on community issues and develop strategies to address these concerns. Over the past six months, the group has gathered insights and lived realities through a community survey and through community feedback during Smokefree Month events in May.