Pasifika Power Up / homework centre

Pasifika Power Up is a national education programme that actively supports Pasifika parents and families to champion their children’s learning, and provides academic support for secondary and primary students.

The programme is delivered at Power Stations located in community settings, building strength and collective power of our parents, families and communities to champion Pasifika educational success.

Pasifika Power Up is focused on: 

  • Accelerating early learning participation
  • National standards success
  • NCEA success

Aere Tai locations funded to provide this service

Rotorua - Rotorua Pacific Islands Development Charitable Trust

Hamilton - K'aute Pasifika Trust

Tokoroa - South Waikato Pacific Islands Community Services

Tauranga - Pacific Islands Community (Tauranga) Trust

Napier - Kings Force Health Charitable Trust

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