Are you a teenager living in Counties Manukau having a baby?

Taonga Education Centre Charitable Trust offers pregnant teens and their whaanau education and support to guide you through to welcoming your baby and becoming parent.

Taonga provide antenatal information sessions, peer support and social support for teen parents expecting their first baby. Taonga can help with transport to sessions.

Group sessions

Held in Manurewa, Otara and Papakura.

Peer Support

Available for families identified as requiring more intensive support from a peer support worker who understands the specific challenges facing some teen parents.

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