Author Archives: Andrew Hoggard

Keeping warm thanks to the Lion Foundation

Thanks to the amazing support and generous grant from The Lion Foundation, all of our counselling team and young people will be warm at the Youth in Transition premises very soon. Our rooms and offices are used for youth group meetings, counselling, and seminars, in addition to daily administration work and meetings for our whole […]

Pub Charity Grant

We are thrilled to share the good news that Youth In Transition has been successful in the latest funding round from Pub Charity Limited. Their substantial grant is a significant and much-needed boost to our limited financial resources.  All grant monies will be directly applied to the existing costs of providing professional counselling services as […]

Millwater Ladies Group

The Millwater ladies group provides Youth in Transition every month with all of our shopping requirements. It is with outstanding generosity and kindness that they provide us with our much needed tissues, tea bags, biscuits and toilet paper each week. Just recently Tina Jones visited the ladies to provide the 25 attendees an update of […]

Youth in Transition Quiz Night with Rotary Orewa

We enjoyed a fun quiz night in May, organised jointly by Rotary Orewa and Rotary Satellite Orewa-Millwater, which raised an amazing $2,200 for Youth in Transition. Presidents of both Clubs, Sharon Maxwell and Tracey Johnson respectively, made the presentation to Tina Jones, who said, “You guys in Rotary are wonderful; you are such great friends […]

Safe Talk Event

During May a team of us from Youth in Transition partnered with Shared Vision to host the Safe Talk event. This truly practical seminar provided attendees with the skills of how to communicate around sensitive issues and to provide practical help to others. The workshop was presented by Caroline Wilson who is experienced in tackling […]