Hauora Grant

OPENS: 24 January 2022

CLOSES: 16 December 2022

All grants (except Marae Grants) will be applied through your Your Iwi Profile. Once you click on "Apply" you will be redirected to your Your Iwi Login.

Hauora Grant


The purpose of our Ngāti Mākino Hauora Grant is to help improve the health and well being of all Ngāti Mākino uri and to encourage greater participation and engagement in Ngāti Mākino hui, kaupapa, mahi and events.

Hauora grants are provided as a contribution to the costs of one off hauora needs, that improve the quality of life of iwi members.

Hauora grants are not made to meet day to day hauora care such as regular doctor / dentist / physio etc visits nor are they distributed for personal choice decisions.

All payments are to be made directly to the service provider or when evidence is provided by a member that they have paid the costs they will be reimbursed directly. Currently grants are up to $500 for;

  1. Hearing Aids

  2. Spectacles

  3. Dentures, Orthodontic and or emergency dental work; crowns or bridges


  1. All Hauora applicants must be registered Ngāti Mākino members


  3. And all Hauora applicants must:

    1. Meet all relevant specified criteria including; closing date; verified bank account; proof of identity; proof of need / hearing aid cost / spectacle cost / denture cost etc;

    2. Applicants must make an application

  4. All Grants are at the discretion of the Trustees

  5. Capped funding allocation based on budget


The following prescribed amount will be paid to the provider and or supplier with an invoice or reimbursed to the member with proof of payment not exceeding the prescribed amount.

  1. Vision - Glasses and or Contact lenses (up to $500)

  2. Dental - Dentures, Orthodontic and or emergency dental work (up to $500.00)

  3. Hearing - Hearing aids will be paid or reimbursed at cost but not exceeding $500.00