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Community discussion will help to break stigma, says MP

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says a community discussion being held this month on residents’ shared experiences around mental health will help to break the stigma of asking for help. The...


Conservation Spokesperson visits Waimak’s healing horses

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey today brought Conservation Spokesperson Sarah Dowie to view first-hand how Waimakariri’s healing horses are making changes in human lives. The mini horses were all rescued and...


MP takes Waimak voice to Parliament

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says he won’t stop fighting for roading solutions for the Waimakariri. This week the MP lodged his petition in Parliament to save the Belfast to Pegasus...


Waimak MP encourages nominations for youth awards

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey is encouraging communities to nominate their outstanding young people who are making a difference for the YMCA Canterbury Youth Awards 2018. Nominations opened on Sunday. Doocey...


Waimak MP disappointed by funding refusal for rural health

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey is disappointed by Government’s refusal to fund the Rural Health Alliance Aotearoa New Zealand and says the decision leaves rural communities out in the cold. “The...