This project was about increasing the capacity of the TSI unit to deliver projects responsive to Pacific communities. Dickie was contracted to co-create a workshop design structure with a unit manager and staff member. The project involved the following over two staff development days, Half day sail on a double hulled ocean voyaging waka in the …
Supporting the growth and development of The HEART Movement Change Agents - local community members who share healthy relationship messages.
Working alongside one of the Playcentre Federation Professional Development Workers to create a codesign process of engagement with local Pacific Island Playcentre fanau and ensuring they are well supported and engaged in Playcentre Early Childhood Education Facilities.
Facilitating the re-growth of TIES alongside local leaders in the community of Tāmaki. Hosting and facilitating a series of meetings for community members that wanted to revitalise TIES in their practice and community.
Working alongside the GIFC Youth Social Worker to develop a programming plan for the creation of a new youth programme to support youth at risk.
Supporting the HEART Parenting Coordinator to research, document, develop and coordinate a movement around healthy parenting in Tāmaki
Engaging with the Tāmaki community to identify their level of understanding around waste reduction. This was then developed into a project to help build on their knowledge and skills and create a community owned and led project.
Working alongside a team of community leaders to create a way of working that will enable all kinds of community (place, interest and future) to come together and work as one.
Intensive Social Work intervention with young parents to codesign a youth-led programme that was run by the young mums themselves.
A collective of youth focused projects, programmes, and networks achieved in Tāmaki between 2005 to 2010.