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How Habitat responds to disasters like the Tongan eruption and tsunami
Jul 21, 2022
In January, Tonga was devastated by the eruption of under water volcano Hunga-Tonga-Hunga-Ha’apai, followed by a tsunami. The generosity of our... Read More
HomeOwnership, Children, Home
A bright future for a South Auckland family
Jul 12, 2022
“I had given up on ever owning my own home in New Zealand,” said Emily. Prior to moving into her new Habitat in Pukekohe, South Auckland Emily... Read More
Home Family Auckland
Home repairs ‘a saving grace’ for Auckland whānau
Jul 2, 2022
“Our house has been falling apart and it got to the point where the floor was falling through.”   Simone, her mother Taiaiu, and their extended... Read More
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