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Central North News – December 2020

Central North News – December 2020

Kia ora koutou, After some deep thought and discussion with my family, I have decided to step down from the position of Regional Coordinator.  I believe at this time I am needing to refocus on my family commitments in 2021.  There are seasons in our lives where we...

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Central North News – November 2020

Central North News – November 2020

Kia ora koutou! There‘s some great stuff happening in our rohe (region) in the lead up to the end of the year – don’t miss out! We’ll get into the details below, but firstly… I would like to take the opportunity to say a HUGE thank you to those who have been part of...

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Central North News – October 2020

Central North News – October 2020

Kia ora koutou! I love the hope that comes with kōanga (Spring) and the chance to return to nature – hono ki te taiao. My whānau and I are looking forward to more outside time and maybe even getting motivated to plant some vegetables in the garden. We are loving the...

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Central North News – September 2020

Central North News – September 2020

Tēnā koutou katoa, I am looking forward to seeing some of you at workshops over the next few weeks. It is great that we can work with all the necessary COVID-19 guidelines so that we can still meet together. I am especially excited about the FASD workshop coming up in...

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Central North News – August 2020

Central North News – August 2020

Ngā mihi mahana ki a koutou katoa / Warm greetings to you all, The star cluster Matariki (also known as the Pleiades, Seven Sisters, or Subaru!) appears in our skies in the month of Pipiri (June–July), marking the start of the Māori New Year. This is the coldest time...

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Central North News – July 2020

Central North News – July 2020

Warm winter greetings to you all! I have been enjoying contacting many of you by phone over the last few months and hearing about the joys and challenges of your caregiving journey. I’m reminded of how much we need to connect and support each other in our important...

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Central North News – June 2020

Central North News – June 2020

Kia ora tatou, Well, we made it through lock down! Most of us are getting back on the merry-go-round of school / work / busy life… with mixed feelings, and that’s okay 😊. I have been encouraged to hear that many schools have not had a ‘push kids to catch up’ mentality...

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Central North News – May 2020

Central North News – May 2020

Tēnā koutou katoa, From talking with you all I have heard many stories of how families have overcome challenges and stuck together through the past month; finding a new rhythm to life, enjoying getting out in nature, learning new things and working through the...

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Central North News – April 2020

Central North News – April 2020

Kia ora katou, What extraordinary times we find ourselves in with the COVID 19 pandemic. Take care everyone in this isolation period. Stay safe, stay home and lets unite to eradicate COVID-19.   Although the atmosphere seems charged at the moment, the Caregivers I am...

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