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Cost of Living Payment
August 3, 2022

The Cost of Living Payment is a payment to help with the rising costs of inflation. It is for people who meet the eligibility criteria. The IRD will check who is eligible for the ...

The Cost of Living and Financial Wellbeing
July 15, 2022

CAB – your first port of call for free info and advice on ANYTHING! The CAB is a place people can turn to for information and advice on just about any topic under the ...

National Volunteer Week 19-25 June 2022
June 18, 2022

National Volunteer Week 19-25 June 2022 honours the collective energies and mana of all our volunteers in Aotearoa. More than one million people across Aotearoa volunteer for an organisation, contribut­ing $4 billion to the ...

Emergency Preparedness workshop held

On May 17th, community members from the Takapuna-Devonport Local Board area attended an emergency preparedness workshop facilitated by Auckland Emergency Management (AEM). In this workshop AEM created a scenario of severe weather and flooding ...

Kiwibank New Zealander of the Year Awards
April 14, 2022

New Zealand Community of the Year 2022 Matakaoa Community Over the past year the Matakaoa community has come together to address the issues of Covid-19 protection, vaccination, and misinformation. The small town, made up ...

Are You Workplace Ready?

One situation that we regularly forget to prepare for is emergencies during business hours. Asking yourself the important questions now will help prepare you for the worst-case scenario later: Can you comfortably wait for ...

Bountiful Month for Resilient Communities Initiative

March has been a bountiful month for the Resilient Communities Initiative. The first big success was finishing the website – https://www.resilientaucklandnorth.org.nz/  The website is designed to help visitors connect with the emergency preparedness work. ...