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Several hundred thousand Kiwi families are experiencing unacceptable living conditions, according to new Aotearoa Housing Survey.
Jun 23, 2022
AMI Insurance and Habitat for Humanity NZ are on a mission to help improve the lives of 75,000 Kiwis living in housing need; this survey is the... Read More
Habitat Volunteers Group Housing
Volunteer day creates a weatherproof home for whānau
May 23, 2022
Thank you to the team at Bluestone Mortgages who partnered with us to paint Stefanie’s home. Stefanie, a busy mum of four had struggled to keep on... Read More
AMI Humans of Habitat 2022
AMI presents: Humans of Habitat
May 9, 2022
As part of our national AMI partnership, AMI has been sharing a series of stories from our team to raise awareness of what we do within New Zealand.... Read More
Healthy Homes Auckland Family Habitat
No more hospitalisations for Brittany’s whānau
May 5, 2022
“My children have had asthma and bronchitis. We knew that something had to change in our house because of the quality of the air,” said mum of... Read More
Home Repair Family Habitat Northern Warm Home
A warmer home for Northland whānau
May 3, 2022
Habitat for Humanity provides a wide range of home construction, repair, and renovation programmes aimed at building strength, stability, and... Read More
PHO Family Habitat New Zealand Family New Home Happy
New beginnings for Habitat’s latest homeowners
Apr 28, 2022
Habitat welcomes four further families on their journey towards home ownership in Pukekohe, South Auckland through the Progressive Home Ownership... Read More
Panmure ReStore Volunteers Group
Panmure ReStore reopens with new look
Apr 20, 2022
The Panmure ReStore opened again in mid-April after getting a much needed new roof and fresh new look. Annie Hurley, the ReStore Operations Manager... Read More
Ukraine Family Refugee Habitat Appeal
A place to ‘sleep in peace’: Ukrainian family flees bombing, settles into temporary home
Apr 19, 2022
The loud explosions jolted Marina and her husband from their slumber just before dawn outside Dnipro, a central Ukrainian city that spreads out from... Read More
Habitat drain home repair
Building strength through affordable repairs and interest free repayments
Apr 8, 2022
After putting up with overflowing spouting and a leaky roof for eight years, a Rotorua homeowner got much-needed repairs through Habitat’s Home... Read More
Ukraine: Habitat for Humanity helps refugees on the move and those needing housing
Apr 5, 2022
WARSAW (April 4, 2022) — As millions of refugees flee violence in Ukraine, Habitat for Humanity continues responding in neighboring Poland, Romania,... Read More
Security for Auckland whānau through Progressive Home Ownership
Mar 28, 2022
“My family is safe, secure and happy thanks to Habitat.” Aaron began his Progressive Home Ownership journey with Habitat as a solo parent with a... Read More
Habitat Tips Help
Eight effective ways to reduce your power costs
Mar 22, 2022
The rising cost of living is hitting us all hard. We have put together tips and advice to help you reduce your power costs and save money,... Read More