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Hauora

tauwhiro

social worker

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He tangata e whai pūkenga ana ki te āwhina i te hunga e pākia ana ki tētahi raru ā-whānau, raru pāpori rānei, kia piki ai te ora, hei aukati i te tūkino, hei whakaū anō i ngā mōtika tangata. 

A person who is skilled in helping those facing family or social difficulties, in promoting wellbeing, in preventing harm, and in upholding human rights.

Tauira KŌrero

E whai ana ia i te tohu mahi tauwhiro i te whare wānanga.

He tauwhiro tautōhito ia, kua roa e mahi ana i te hapori hei whakapiki i te oranga o ngā whānau o konei.

Ko tā te tauwhiro i ētahi wā, he tohu i tētahi atu mātanga hei āwhina i te whānau e pōkaikaha ana.

Takenga Mai

tauwhiro - to tend, care for

KUPU KĒ ATU

kaimahi tokoora

kaimahi toko i te ora

ringa tokoora

Tauira KŌrero

E whai ana ia i te tohu mahi tauwhiro i te whare wānanga.

He tauwhiro tautōhito ia, kua roa e mahi ana i te hapori hei whakapiki i te oranga o ngā whānau o konei.

Ko tā te tauwhiro i ētahi wā, he tohu i tētahi atu mātanga hei āwhina i te whānau e pōkaikaha ana.