“Ko Hikurangi te maunga, Ko Waiapu te awa, Ko Horouta te waka, Ko Ngati Porou te iwi.

Kia Ora! My name is Maria!

I am one of the Pou Rangatahi Practitioners here at the youth centre and I have a background in counselling. I enjoy working with young people to unpack and process both the big and the small hurdles life can throw at us.”