Despite the financial and emotional stress, founder Summer Johnson knows she's making a difference.
Oral health in Northland is so poor lives are being put at risk, with one person admitted to intensive care each fortnight.
The final two Māori electorate debates were held this week.
"I think it's really important that we have as many of these kinds of events as possible."
Peters appeared vexed at being questioned about his stance on the long running Ihumātao dispute.
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It's giving unwanted kaimoana to those struggling to put food on the table.
She's showing kaumātua there's more to life than sitting on the paepae.
Leighton Waite was just 21-years-old when he took his own life.