Stories of Hope


Since 2010, Te Whakaora has worked intensely with more than 550 individuals and less intensely with more than 450, representing over 2000 children in South Auckland. Through anecdotal evidence and information gathered through client interviews, we believe:

  • 14 murders have been prevented.
  • 800+ families have been restored – moving from high to low risk and creating a stable home life for their children.
  • 120 suicides have been prevented.
  • 75% of clients are now off class A drugs.
  • 700+ have been spiritually restored.
These are some of the remarkable stories that whanau have shared with us: