This page has updated information on COVID-19 and the vaccine rollout, including information of particular interest to whānau and Māori communities.
Aotearoa has now moved to the COVID Protection Framework, also referred to as the traffic light system. Check which traffic light setting your rohe is at here.
If you, or someone in your whānau tests positive for COVID-19, support, information and advice about what to do is available here.
The link to the latest, and all, Be a doer! Karawhiua Pānui is available on the website. You can also subscribe via the website https://www.karawhiua.nz/panui/
For guidance on protecting yourself and your whānau from COVID-19 misinformation and scams, please visit the Unite Against COVID website.
Māori Communities COVID-19 Fund
Government has approved $70.148m with 83 kaitano (or applicants) in 44 proposals in Phase 1, to rapidly accelerate Māori vaccinations across Aotearoa and support the efforts of DHBs to reach the 90% double vaxxed target.
Book your vaccine
Everyone aged 12 and over is now eligible for a free COVID-19 vaccine.
Vaccination clinics round the motu
COVID-19 vaccination clinics and support for Māori.
Support for Māori businesses.
Funding and support
Emergency food and support, Whānau Ora agencies, funding for iwi representative organisations
Wellbeing and activities
Taking care of all aspects of your hauora.
Iwi and marae
Managing the COVID-19 safety of manuhiri and tangata whenua at the marae.
Information for whānau Māori with children in the education system.
Māori-led response to COVID-19
Māori are doing some awesome mahi - read the news about how Māori are responding and recovering from COVID-19.