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Te Rau Aroha
Te Rau Aroha

16 September 2021 | Articles

For Te Wiki o te Reo Māori – Māori Language Week, we wanted to share our learnings around the name on our logo ‘Te Rau Aroha’. Te Rau Aroha has layer...

Volunteer Kāpiti and Alert Levels
Volunteer Kāpiti and Alert Levels

18 August 2021 | Articles

Volunteer Kāpiti staff will be back in the office under level 2. We are currently not open to the public for face-to-face meetings. We are happy to c...

Liz
Liz

21 July 2021 | Volunteer Stories

For Liz volunteering played a positive role in her recovery process. She sustained a long-term head injury after a fall and her occupational therapist...

Widowed, Separated and Divorced Kāpiti Group Facilitators
Widowed, Separated and Divorced Kāpiti Group Facilitators

25 June 2021 | Volunteer Stories

Twice, every year for the last 16 years, various WSD (Widowed, Separated and Divorced) Kāpiti Group volunteers have heeded the call to come together f...

Coast Access Radio
Coast Access Radio

25 June 2021 | Volunteer Stories

At Coast Access Radio104.7FM, we rely on volunteers to keep the radio station going! We have 2.5 paid staff that keep things chugging along, and sound...

Challenge for Change Mentors and Volunteers
Challenge for Change Mentors and Volunteers

25 June 2021 | Volunteer Stories

Challenge for Change Kāpiti recruits volunteer mentors each year to support young people aged 9 to 12 through our 12 month programme. The mentor role...

SeniorNet Kāpiti Volunteers
SeniorNet Kāpiti Volunteers

25 June 2021 | Volunteer Stories

SeniorNet Kāpiti (SNK) was established in 1997 to service the Kāpiti Coast as part of a nationwide programme to assist older New Zealanders to keep up...

Birthright Kāpiti Op Shop Team
Birthright Kāpiti Op Shop Team

24 June 2021 | Volunteer Stories

Our volunteers at Birthright Kapiti don’t get paid. Not because they are worthless but because they are priceless. You might think that when writing...

Te Ara Korowai
Te Ara Korowai

24 June 2021 | Volunteer Stories

Last year during lockdown Te Ara Korowai volunteers, plus our staff, worked volunteer hours to ensure that all our members were safe and supported. Ou...

Kāpiti Coast and Horowhenua – Parkinson’s NZ Action Group
Kāpiti Coast and Horowhenua – Parkinson’s NZ Action Group

23 June 2021 | Volunteer Stories

In April 2021, the small group of Parkinson's volunteers mobilised people all over the Kāpiti Coast and Horowhenua to spend a few hours collecting in...