Tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou katoa
Greetings, Greetings, Greetings to you all

The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.
― Phil Jackson

Don’t change so that people will like you. Be yourself and the right people will love the real you.

Waiho i te toipoto, kaua i te toiroa
Let us keep close together not far apart  - Maori proverb

If we wait for the moment, when everything, absolutely everything is ready, we shall never begin

- Ivan Turgenev

You are in charge of how you feel. Today, choose happiness.

All things are difficult before they are easy - Thomas Fuller

A practitioner-led team of professionals focused on best practice and partnering with you in workplace well-being solutions

Our vision - Moemoeā

People realising their potential and engaged in healthy relationships at work, home and communities in Aotearoa New Zealand

Our mission and role - Whakatahanga

Vitae sees its role as helping to achieve this vision by working in partnership to build wellbeing in people's workplaces, family/whānau and communities

Our values - Ngā Uara

The values and behaviours that Vitae seeks to embody in its work and encourage in those it works with are:

  • Respect
  • Integrity
  • Responsiveness


  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Empowerment
  • Compassion


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Mā te rongo, ka mōhio, Mā te mōhio, ka mārama, Mā te mārama, ka mātau, Mā te mātau, ka ora.

Through listening comes awareness, through awareness comes understanding, through understanding comes knowledge, through knowledge comes life and wellbeing.

[Maori whakatauki/proverb included in Lt-Gen Rt Hon Sir Jerry Mateparae's last Waitangi Day address as Governor General in 2016]



Congratulations to the team at Methanex NZ 2017 winner of the Safeguard Best Initiative to Improve Employee Wellness Award sponsored by Vitae.


Peter Barnett, Vitae Board Chairman with Brian Ropitini, NZ Director of Manufacturing at Methanex Corporation


Vitae also acknowledges the Finalists: Tumu Timbers Hastings, Wellsouth Primary Health Networks/Rabobank/Dairy NZ for their contributions to workplace health and wellbeing.