Supporting Tamariki to Learn

The Ministry of Education’s Learning Support Services and Resource Teachers: Learning and Behaviour (RTLB) have been working with your Schools/Kura, Early Childhood,Te Runanga o Ngati Whatua and Te Urio Hauto provide better support for children.

What is happening

If you have a concern about your child’s language development, learning progress, social and emotional wellbeing, or behaviour, Te Manawa Tahi have specialist available so you can discuss your concerns directly with them. Through this discussion we will determine what help may be required and identify next steps.

When is this happening?

Please see the timetable over leaf for information on when and where Te Manawa Tahi will be in your community. Te Arahi will be flying on a flag outside each Te manawa Tahi venue.

You can ring and make an appointment by calling 0800 5248 4256 or talk to your school/Kura/Early Childhood Centre and they can call us to make an appointment for you.

You can also email us at or visit our facbook page “Te Manawa Tahi Tai Tokerau” and keep an eye out for our updates and helpful resources.


2019 Term 1 Te Manawa Tahi Twin Coast