History and Purpose

Puawananga-Wairarapa Young Parents, formerly The Wairarapa Teen Parent Unit, on the Mākoura College premises, was established in 2002. It is for young parents or pregnant teenagers who have had their education interrupted by parenthood. It is a chance to reach their educational goals whilst entering parenthood. 


The aim of the Wairarapa Teen Parent Unit is to enable young parents to continue their education. 

Unit Specifics

Campus Facilities

The Unit: 

How to enquire?

Contact the Puawananga Manager:  Prue Harawira-Smith

Landline: 06 377 3491

Mobile: 027 406 9623

Email: prue.harawira-smith@puawananga.nz

29 Makora Road, Masterton   |   Landline: (06) 377 3491   |   Mobile: 027 4069 623   |   

Email: prue.harawira-smith@puawananga.nz