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Pasifika Youth Vax Festival to launch in Cannons Creek, Porirua

Porirua will hold its first ‘Pasifika Youth Vax Festival’ vaccination day this Saturday 16 October in a drive to get more Pacific young people vaccinated. The event is organised by Capital & Coast DHB and Hutt Valley DHB in close collaboration with Porirua’s Pasifika youth and Ora Toa Health. Around 74% of the region’s eligible […]

New fund allows more Pacific community-led vaccinations

The Government has made $1.1 million available through ‘The Prepare Pacific Community Vaccination Fund’ to directly support Pacific community-led initiatives towards increasing vaccinations, Associate Minister of Health, Aupito Su’a William Sio announced today. “The best way to protect our communities from COVID-19 is through vaccination. “We need to explore every avenue to ensure we can […]