Our stories

Keep up with the latest news and stories about the work we’re doing to help people in our communities.

Funding boost for Housing First

20 May 2019

Housing First – the model that prioritises permanent housing outcomes –recently received almost $200M from the government in a special Mothers’ Day announcement. The funding injection will pay for an additional 1,044 places in the programme, bringing the total number of people supported across the country to 2,700 over the next four years.

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Hope is the reason I do my job

22 February 2019

Wendy Baikie is a LinkPeople housing case worker based in Taranaki. Wendy shares the story of how she supported her client Hope* find a new house. This story has been shared with the permission of Wendy and Hope.

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We're open over the Christmas break

17 December 2018

Supporting the people in our communities to live well is important year-round, so we’ll be open over the festive season. If you need any support, would like to talk to one of us, or have a general enquiry, you can contact us as normal.

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