Te Roopu Taurima provides residential and vocational support to clients, known as tāngata, as well as out of family respite care, caregiver support, high and complex needs support, and choices in community living. They also have one whare based in Te Tai Tokerau that is for people requiring mental health support, known as tāngata whaiora.
They do this by providing cultural support through our kaumatua, whaea, and kaimahi; as well as actively seeking and encouraging whanau contact and participation in decision-making. Combined with community involvement, tangata’s lives are enriched greatly.
Te Roopu Taurima provides the following services:
RIDSAS - RIDSAS is a highly specialised service, delivered by a pool of skilled employees, which provides support for intellectually disabled people who have high and complex needs, some of whom are referred under the Intellectual Disability Compulsory Care & Rehabilitation Act (IDCC&R) Act 2003.
In-Service Respite Care
Choices in Community Living