Relationships and Sexuality – Pasifika Focus

Community involvement

Posted: 19 February 2021
Notice reference #: 1HAH5o

Village Collective (VC) have been serving Pasifika youth and families since 1997. A significant area of our work is in supporting schools to deliver comprehensive sexual and reproductive health and healthy relationships. Click to visit Village Collective

VC is one of three organisations invited by the Ministry of Education to assist in the review of the Relationships & Sexuality Guidelines (SRG) 2020. Our input focused on Pasifika and the critical importance of identity and cultural approach. 

We are the only Pacific provider in Aoteroa that support MVPFAFF / LGBTQ+ youth in secondary schools, and currently support Diversity groups in 7 secondary schools in Auckland.

Our service also includes assisting schools design their own RSG programmes for Pasifika young people and professional development for educators working with MVPFAFF / LGBTQ+ youth.

Please contact us for further talanoa about how we can support you.

Further information

Contact: Riki Nofo'akifolau (She/Her)

 (021) 316 746

riki@villagecollective.nz

www.villagecollective.org.nz