The Grandmothers work includes:

  • working with children and young people
  • teaching Te Reo & Kaupapa Māori
  • indigenous medical & rongoa practitioners
  • working with natural therapies and health solutions
  • working with new mothers & breast fed babies
  • providing references eg. employment, visas, character references etc
  • working with law enforcement
  • supporting others in court appearances
  • counseling victims of family violence
  • direct searches for whakapapa
  • direct searches for Māori land
  • seek scholarships & funding for youth in academics or sports
  • recovery of Waitaha taonga (pre waka nation times)
  • verification of archeological sites
  • research of future solutions for water, flora, fauna & land