Media Release 13 December 2021
IWI SETUP MOBILE COVID RESPONSE TEAMS
Te Ranga Tupua Iwi Collective have setup four mobile covid response teams operating within the Whanganui, Rangitīkei, Ruapehu, and South Taranaki regions, following successfully securing funding from Te Arawhiti – the Office for Māori Crown Relations as part of the Government’s Māori Communities COVID-19 Fund.
Media release 26 November 2021
TE RANGA TUPUA IWI COLLECTIVE ENCOURAGES WHĀNAU TO BE PREPARED
Te Ranga Tupua iwi leadership are actively encouraging whānau to be vigilant in the face of the imminent Covid-19 threat in our community. As our surrounding districts continue to experience rising case numbers it is only a matter of time before confirmed Covid-19 cases are on our front doorstep.
“Whānau we know this is a stressful time and the impacts of this ngārara are taking their toll, however we can’t urge you enough to please get prepared, to wear your masks, to contact trace and maintain hygiene regimes” says Te Ranga Tupua co-chair, Sheena Maru.