Te oranga o te whanau (The health of the family)



Diagram showing Te Wheke – an octopus and how each tentacle relates as a symbol of wellbeing for whanau. Te Wheke is a Hauora Model. It includes a diagram of the Te Whare Tapa Wha model of Maori health created by Mason Durie.

Table of contents


Primary author: Pere, Rose Rangimarie

Author biography: Māori

Publisher: Ako Ako Gobal Learning

Publication format: Hand-out

Publication date: 1997

Publication place: Gisborne

Publication availability: Yes

Publication location: Treaty Resource Centre

Catalog reference: HEC – Handout Education and Culture

Tikanga Māori: General

Sector: Education – secondary, Education – tertiary, Health

Informal group: Other ethnic, Pākehā

Culture related topics: Cultural safety (Kawa whakaruruhau)

General related topics: Equity/justice/fairness

Historical period: 20th

Resources: Culture