Chief Executive

  • Theresa Nimarota   

Addictions and Mental Health Services Team

  • Alapua Poasa   Losaline Kaulave   Michael Hogan   
  • Mohammed Hassan   Seanoa Faraimo   Stephanie Va’a   

This team offers services targeted to Alcohol and Other Drugs, Problem Gambling, Family Centered services, Family/ Individual violence prevention and, Infant Child and Adolescent Mental Health. This team is led by Alapua Poasa

Counselling and Whanau Resilience

  • Louis Smith   Matalena Tufala   Tuakana Turua   

This team offers services targeted to Family Centered services, Family/ Individual violence prevention and Whanau Resilience.
The team leader position is yet to be filled.

Family Start Team

  • Tuaopepe Lucia Kasiano   Briar Maxwell   Georgina Venning   
  • Jeanette de Thierry   Louisa Cleverley   Nani Beganovich   
  • Ngaire Lerwill   Sara Teaurima   Tauleva Finau   

This team offers expertise in Social work, it focuses on improving growth and health, learning and relationships, family circumstances, environment and safety. Led by Tuaopepe Kasiano

Family & Community Services

  • Tonu’u Oliver Seumanufagai   Atele Aliva   Okesene Faraimo   
  • Poko Ngaro   Suluvave Nonutunu Sila Aliva   Tangi Edwards   

This team focuses on four domains – Living longer living better, Living financially free, Lifelong learning, and Leadership Culture and Community with expertise in community engagement. It also offers expertise in Social work in schools and Homebased services. Led by Tonu’u Oliver Seumanufagai


  • Grayson Ibell   

Staff Features