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

Kiribati 

Boutokaan te Mweeroai
Auckland 11, 12, 13 March 2021 13 Ronwood Avenue, Manukau Thur & Fri 6pm – 9pm
Saturday 9am – 4pm

Tonga

Fofola e fala kae talanoa e Kainga

 Waikato  12, 13 & 20 March 2021 12 March - University of Waikato, Education Building (enter Gate 5 off Hillcrest Road)
13 March & 20 March - Hamilton Methodist Parish Auditorium
 Friday 6pm - 9pm
Saturday 13 March
6pm - 9pm
Saturday 20 March
9am - 4pm

Samoa

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

Cook Island

Tūranga Māori

Auckland 10, 11, 12 May 2021  TBC  

Tuvalu

Toku Fou Tiale

Auckland 27, 28, 29 May 2021  TBC  

Fiji

Vuvale Sautu

Christchurch 27, 28, 29 May 2021 TBC  

Niue

Koe Fakatupuolamoui he tau Magafaoa
Auckland 3, 4, 5 June 2021  TBC  

Tonga

Fofola e fala kae talanoa e Kāinga

Auckland 10, 11, 12 June 2021  TBC  

 

Registration

Register your interest by filling out the form located HERE

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