Social Cluster Images
Social Cluster Images
Social Cluster Images

Social Cluster

 “Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly. I can never be what I ought to be until you are what you ought to be. This is the interrelated structure of reality.”  Martin Luther King, Jr.

Knowledge Centre


This area is represented by staff from local and central government agencies that have people and social issues at the forefront of their work.   It is currently championed by Mike Bryant  of the Ministry for Social Development at COBOP Steering Group and Leadership Forum level and works closely with other action clusters.  

action Cluster  Focus

  • Health and housing 
  • Community safety 
  • Children and young people

related links & contacts

Rotorua Community Safety Kawerau Neighbourhood of Healthy Homes Rotorua Working Together Forum: Contact Dominic Lepa MSD
Taupo Safe District Lakes and BOP Healthy Housing Forum: Contact James Scarfe BOPDHB Taupo Child Friendly Cities Forum: Contact Hellmuth Hartung TDC
Tauranga Safe City   Bay Brighter Futures, Funders Collaboration
Kawerau & Districts Neighbourhood Support Trust   Rotorua Library & Child Health Hub
Eastern BOP Road Safety Programme    
NZTA Road Safety Resources