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Our
Vision —

Being the difference.
Taking our health services
from good to great.

Māia Health Foundation is raising money for game-changing projects for Canterbury's health system.

Our
project —

Child and Youth Mental Health

Help Māia fund a modern, fit-for-purpose outpatient facility for Child and Youth Mental Health in our region.
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Latest News

26 : 05 : 2022

Vodafone Business NZ signs as a new Business Partner

Māia Health Foundation is delighted to welcome Vodafone Business NZ to the whānau, with the telecommunications provider signing up as…

16 : 05 : 2022

Together Greater Mural Project

New Zealanders are being asked to choose one of three talented young artists to add colour and vibrancy to Ōtautahi’s…

30 : 03 : 2022

Christchurch man donates $500k to bipolar research in memory of his wife

Sue Bradford would do anything to help a friend.

9 : 02 : 2022

One million dollars gifted by New Zealand Community Trust

The New Zealand Community Trust has made one of its most significant grants ever, gifting $1 million to Māia Health…

31 : 01 : 2022

A fine Feast to support the wellbeing of our community - 3 September 2022

The EventGather ‘round for Canterbury’s most loved Feast; in a stunning new venue – Te Pae.

22 : 12 : 2021

More than $300k raised in six weeks for child and youth mental health facility

Canterbury is a step closer to a new youth mental health outpatient facility, raising $315k in just six weeks through…

15 : 12 : 2021

Māia Health Foundation is proud to announce a new community partnership with Chapman Tripp

Chapman Tripp Community Committee Representative, and Partner Nick Letham said, “There is a critical need for mental health support services…

7 : 09 : 2021

Take-home sensory packs help to provide comfort for young people in distress

Young people and their whānau who access Child, Adolescent and Family (CAF) outpatient services are already benefitting from take-home sensory…

7 : 09 : 2021

Renewed partnership benefits child health in Canterbury

Māia is thrilled to renew its three-year partnership with the Buddle Findlay Child Health Foundation.

17 : 08 : 2021

Saunders Robinson Brown announced as entertainment sponsor of 2021 Feast

Canterbury law firm Saunders Robinson Brown has partnered with Māia Health Foundation as entertainment sponsor for the Feast on Saturday…

29 : 07 : 2021

Batchelar McDougall Consulting Ltd is supporting the 2021 Feast

Batchelar McDougall Consulting Ltd, a South Island-based structural engineering company, has once again joined forces with Māia to sponsor its…

22 : 07 : 2021

MainPower gift it forward to Kaikōura community

Two Kaikōura women who have fronted a campaign for specialist lie-flat chairs for Christchurch Women’s Hospital have inspired MainPower to…

28 : 06 : 2021

Man on a mission

Toby Nicholls is a man on a mission - literally and figuratively.

4 : 05 : 2021

The heartfelt gift that gave back to two Ashburton brothers!

In the hours following the Crusaders vs Blues game on Sunday 21 March 2021, Alan Johnston’s heart started to skip…

9 : 12 : 2020

Location confirmed for new child and youth mental health outpatient facility

An exciting step forward for Canterbury’s mental health services, with the location of the region’s new child and youth mental…

1 : 12 : 2020

New light being shone on child and youth mental health in Canterbury

The mental health crisis facing children and young people and the sad state of the Canterbury facilities they are treated…

19 : 11 : 2020

Community + well-being = a winning combination

MG Marketing renew its support for Māia Health Foundation

New Zealand’s leading supplier of fresh fruit and vegetables has made a significant commitment to the health and well-being of…

15 : 11 : 2020

Comfort, Support, Wellbeing - the Matatiki Journey

It was the view from the hospital window that inspired Publica’s Mark Spurgeon, his creative brain heading into overdrive.

12 : 11 : 2020

From good to great – Forté Health pledges another three years of support for Māia’s mission

It’s a shared vision to ensure Cantabrians enjoy a world-class, enhanced health system that has brought Forté Health and Māia…

29 : 10 : 2020

Canterbury's new child health service celebrated and unveiled

Cantabrians can at last see where the millions of dollars they raised for enhanced child health facilities has been spent…and…

1 : 09 : 2020

First to Land on the Pad

New Christchurch Hospital Helipad gets its first touchdown.

18 : 08 : 2020

New Christchurch Hospital Helipad Gets Its First Touchdown

A mid-Canterbury family are about to be the first people to touch down on the new rooftop helipad at Christchurch…

18 : 08 : 2020

Fundraising for kids in hospital

Six-year-old Leo baked cookies in the school holidays as a way to raise funds for children who are unwell.

10 : 06 : 2020

$600,000 for children with rare cancers

A gift agreement from the Wayne Francis Charitable Trust will see $120,000 per year, for the next five years, gifted…

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