Tawanui Community Housing


Whare Kaitiaki 

​07 571 5390      admin@tcht.org.nz

Click here to donate to us via our Give-a-little page

Click here to download our expression of interest form for people needing housing or housing related services.

Latest Property Stories 

"What's better about this house is that it's in a safer area, a more family-orientated area, as well as - because I don't have a license and a vehicle - everything is in walking distance. Yeah, so it is just makes life so much easier. I was very isolated where I was living, but now I feel like I have freedom, which I think has been key to my recovery." 



  • Access to housing and housing related services
  • Transitional housing
  • Affordable rental housing
  • A specialist housing service for disabled people and their families
  • Housing facilitation service linking people to appropriate housing


Our Misson

There are many ways you can help, from supplying furniture, to talking to the trust about marketing your property to its clients, bequeathing money to the trust, or even volunteer on one of the committees.

To be a robust regional community housing provider proactively developing and delivering sustainable housing solutions. 


September 2015

Purchase of 79 pensioner units from Whakatane District Council unconditional

The Lives We Impact

We provide a wide range of services to the community in relation to housing. 

December 2013

Received contract to manage 14 bed Booth Lodge.

November 2014

14 Unit Clarke St Development opened

“Chris Johnstone and her team have been a godsend. With their support I have gained the independence I thought I was never going to have back again." 




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