Youthline offers a wide range of programmes that you can get involved in!
These can be offered through our centres, within schools and other community settings. We work with young people to build leadership, communication and specific skills to help navigate life. They are also a great way to meet like minded young people and have fun.
To find out more about any of the below programmes, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or give us a call on (09) 361 4168.
Standing Tall and Unity Programmes
Our two programmes Standing Tall (for young women aged 13-17 years) and Unity (for young men aged 13 - 17 years) work with groups of young people to develop life skills, build self-worth, tackle specific topics such as stress and anger management and work on communication tools.
DRUMBEAT: Discovering Relationships Using Music, Beliefs, Emotions, Attitudes and Thoughts
Drumbeat uses drumming, rhythm and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy techniques and is an evidence based programmed (designed by the Holyoake Institute in Australia) for young people who are at risk of being disconnected from their communities.
Formal evaluations have consistently shown beneficial effects. These include increased classroom coopeartion, improved teacher student relationships, emotional control and self esteem.