Pacific Competency (Addressing Family Violence through Pacific Cultural Frameworks)

This cultural training has been developed to target qualified Pacific practitioners such as social workers, counsellors etc., either working specifically with Pacific families in the area of family violence or who are working with Pacific families and deal with family violence incidences or support as part of their wider work.

Each ethnic-specific programme is delivered in a combination of one of the ethnic Pacific languages and English.

The programme is FREE, however, due to high demand, limited spaces are available.

NOTE: This programme is specifically for Pacific peoples attendance only.

Key Info: 

  • Description: The ethnic specific programmes give participants an in-depth insight to cultural approaches to family wellbeing when dealing with family violence, specific to one of the eight Pacific nations 
  • What you learn: Cultural approaches to achieving family wellbeing specifically when working with Pacific families impacted by family violence
  • For: Qualified Pacific family violence prevention practitioners and social workers and those work with Pacific victims, perpetrators or their families as part of their wider work
  • Cost: Free
  • Registration: Preference is given to Pacific practitioners working with Pacific families

Upcoming sessions

Type

Location

Dates

 Venue Time

COMPLETED - Kiribati 

Boutokaan te Mweeroai
Auckland 8, 9, 10 April 2021 13 Ronwood Avenue, Manukau Thur & Fri 6pm – 9pm
Saturday 9am – 4pm

COMPLETED - Samoa

O le Tōfā Mamao
Auckland 9, 10 April 2021 13 Ronwood Avenue, Manukau Friday 9am – 4:30pm
Saturday 9am – 3pm

COMPLETE - Cook Island

Tūranga Māori

Auckland 10, 11, 12 May 2021 Enuamanu
Atiu-Nui Hall
7 Atiu Place, Favona, Auckland
Mon - Wed 9am - 3pm

COMPLETE - Tonga

Fofola e fala kae talanoa e Kāinga

 Hamilton 21, 22 and 29 May 2021 Hamilton Methodist Centre Friday 21 May
6pm - 9pm
Saturday 22 May
6pm - 9pm
Saturday 29 May
9am - 4pm

COMPLETE - Tuvalu

Toku Fou Tiale

Auckland 27, 28, 29 May 2021 Tuvalu Christian Church 15-17 Aetna Place Henderson Thursday 6pm – 9pm
Friday 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

COMPLETE - Tonga

Fofola e fala kae talanoa e Kāinga

Auckland   10, 11, 12 June 2021 13 Ronwood Ave, Manukau Thursday 6pm – 9pm
Friday 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

COMPLETE - Niue

Koe Fakatupuolamoui he tau Magafaoa

Auckland 17, 18, 19 June 2021 Unit 5/11 Ronwood Ave, Manukau Thursday 5pm – 9pm
Friday 5pm – 9pm
Saturday 9:00am – 4pm

Fiji

Vuvale Sautu

Christchurch 27, 28, 29 June 2021 Aldersgate Centre,
309 Durham Street North
Thursday 9am – 4.3pm
Friday 9am – 4.3pm
Saturday 9:00am – 3pm

Samoa

O le Tōfā Mamao

Auckland 02 & 03 July 2021 13 Ronwood Ave Manukau Friday 9am – 3pm
Saturday 9am – 3pm

 

Registration

Register your interest by filling out the form located HERE

NOTE: This programme is specifically for Pacific peoples attendance only.