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Lower North Island Network

Members of the Lower North Island Network include Corrections staff and volunteers, Community Corrections staff, prisoners, artists and writers, community art organisations, academics, and people in the wider community interested in arts and social justice.

Please contact Milly Hampton, Advisory Programmes Assistant, Arts Access Aotearoa for more information about the network or to get in touch with for one of its members (T: 04 802 4349 E:

Prisons and Volunteer Co-ordinators

Hawkes Bay and Manawatū

Hawkes Bay Regional Prison

Contact: Volunteer Co-ordinator Karyn Teddy
T: 06 872 8034 E: 

Whanganui Prison 

Contact: Volunteer Co-ordinator Andrea Zander
T: 07 06 349 2215 extn 76715 E:


Rimutaka Prison

Contact: Volunteer Co-ordinator Clare Sumner
T: 04 529 0878 E: 

Arohata Prison

Contact: Volunteer Co-ordinator Stacey McKenna 
T: 04 529 0228 E:















Chris Ulutupu
CHRIS ULUTUPU: Chris is Arts in Corrections Advisor , Arts Access Aotearoa (T: 04 802 4349 E: Chris works from Monday to Wednesday. More about Chris

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