Peoples’ stories

The People’s Project has helped a number of people move from the street to a home since it started in September 2014. Their stories inspire us.

Operational changes in response to COVID-19 Alert Level 2

Operational changes in response to COVID-19 Alert Level 2

On Monday, 18 May most of our team will begin a staggered return back to our offices in Hamilton and Tauranga after working from home for the past eight weeks. To ensure everyone’s safety, we are rearranging our office layouts to ensure physical distancing between...

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Operational changes in response to COVID-19 Alert Level 3

Operational changes in response to COVID-19 Alert Level 3

As we move to Alert Level 3 on 28 April 2020, The People's Project offices will remain closed. We continue to operate our service as we have for the past five weeks under Alert Level 4. Our priority is providing wrap-around support to our housed Housing First clients...

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Upholding the mana of everyone

Upholding the mana of everyone

Over the past few years we have been reminded of the fact the people we work with die much younger, with 16 of our clients passing away, predominantly from chronic illness due to long-term unmet health needs and unmanaged health issues.

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Mohi

Mohi

Mohi has a term of endearment for The People’s Project, whose office is located in Garden Place Hamilton; he calls them “the angels from the Garden of Eden”.

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Unite against COVID-19: We are at Alert Level 1

Our service is open but entry to our offices is by appointment only. Please use our FREEPHONE numbers and call us before coming to our offices. In HAMILTON phone 0800 437 348 or TAURANGA phone 0800 198 010. If you have a runny nose, sore throat or cough, please do not come in - get tested and self-isolate until you are cleared by a doctor. The Government has now made it a requirement to wear a face mask or covering when using public transport. You will be asked to observe physical distancing in our offices and may be asked to wear a face mask (which we will provide). Thank you.