Tū Māia Rangatahi Hub in Kope

The Tū Māia Rangatahi Hub offers services to young people, including:

  • Driving Academy
  • Youth Employment Programmes
  • Life skills support

This newly designed hub for youth/rangatahi is now open in Kopeopeo, Whakatane.

The hub is available to youth/rangatahi who want support getting into or staying in school, tertiary education/training or finding a job. We design individual plans, pulling together the required services below, in a confidential environment.

Services Available at Rangatahi Hub


The Tū Māia Rangatahi Hub offers services including Youth Employment Programmes (YEP), Driving Lessons (Theory & Practicals), Medical appointments, Whānau Ora designed programmes, Mana Tangata (Cultural) programmes, Nutrition Plans and Counselling Services (Mental Health, Drug and Addiction, Depression).

It will also allow youth to host their own workshops, have access to WiFi and printing resources as well as kitchen facilities.