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Te Whare Tikanga Māori is a group for whānau Māori within Playcentre.
Te Whare Tikanga Māori, is a governance body within Playcentre Aotearoa and is recognised as the organisations Partner; this is enabled through Playcentres commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi.
Te Whare Tikanga Māori has identified that ngā mātāpono of Rangatiratanga, Mana, Whanaungatanga and Wairuatanga underpin Playcentre philosophy and ngā wāriu of Aroha, Kaitiakitanga, Manaakitanga, Te Reo, Pono, Tika and Maramatanga guide our actions and behaviours.
Te Whare Tikanga Māori is responsible for supporting and guiding the establishment of Rōpū Māori within Playcentre Aotearoa.
Hui ā tau Māori is held once a year. Kuia/Kaumātua, whānau Māori from Playcentres, officers/representatives from Rōpū and Māori Field Workers are entitled to attend and speak at such hui/meetings.
Playcentre can meet the needs of tamariki Māori, for more information please email kaiwhakahaere@Playcentre.org.nz