Finalist: Butts Bainbridge & Weir Best Mid Sized Business
Te Kotuku Ki Te Rangi Trust is a Kaupapa Maori provider for Mental Health.
Under a Kaupapa Maori framework tangata whaiora/consumers are provided a range of service including; residential support, packages of accommodation and care, community support, peer support, Kaumatua support, Whanau support and their new housing service. Now they are involved in providing houses that people in the community affordable houses that they can feel proud of. And people with mental illness are a large part of this community.
“Entering the awards was a great way to measure how we are doing and measure ourselves against other businesses,” CEO Josie Smith said.
Te Kotuku have made a positive influence in the community for the last 16 years, and plan to continue.