New Pasifika emergency housing opens in South Auckland

Penina Health is the first Pacific provider under the Government's social housing reform programme to be working in this area. The hope to support up to 84 families a year.

Penina Health will get $2.5 million from government over three years to run the 22 emergency housing units and also provide help for those who come through.

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On average people will stay in the units for around three months before moving to a state house. While at the units they'll have access to a number of services including budgeting and health.

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