Hauora ki te Mahi

What is Hauora ki te Mahi? 

Hauora ki te Mahi is a support programme for Whanganui job seekers whom would benefit from improving their health and physical wellbeing. The programme will provide clients with social connectivity with others on the same journey, increased motivation and overall wellbeing to improve the opportunity to gain desired employment.   

Who would benefit? 

The Hauora ki te Mahi pilot is targeted towards Work and Income job seekers located within the Whanganui region that meet the following criteria: clients must be seeking a physical job change, willing to make positive lifestyle changes and motivated to participate in the recommendations made by the Wellness Coach. . 

How we support 

  • You will meet with the Wellbeing Coach to discuss and together set a plan in place that will work for you and your needs, pre and post Bioscan testing (physical health test) and analysis of the results, individual physical activity membership, individual Hauora ki te Mahi plans and ongoing contact with the Wellbeing Coach throughout the duration of the programme.  
  • Your coach will link you to a facility of your choice for a minimum of three times per week for a three month period  
  • The Wellbeing coach will help you to keep on track by ensuring weekly contact and monthly meetings. 
  • We will provide feedback and a certificate on your progress at the completion. 

How do I apply? 

Talk to your Work and Income Case Manager or call us on 06 349 2312. 

Nāu mai haere mai ki ā koutou, we encourage you to bring a support person such as whanau or a friend to your initial consultation. 

Rachael Lynch – Wellness Coach
Telephone: (06) 349 2312
Email: rachael.lynch@sportwhanganui.co.nz

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For more information please contact Sport Whanganui’s Wellness Coach, Rachael on rachael.lynch@sportwhanganui.co.nz or 06 349 2312.