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Golf Tournament

Youth In Transition is delighted to announce its 2021 Fundraising Golf Tournament, which will take place in October this year, on the world-class golf course at Gulf Harbour Country Club on the Whangaparaoa Peninsula. More details, including how to register, will be sent in the coming weeks, but please save the date in your diary and look forward to a […]

Generosity and Golf

Youth in Transition were absolutely thrilled to receive this wonderful donation raised from the  Oceanbridge Annual Charity Golf Day last week. It was an overwhelming gift for us to receive and which will be put towards tangible benefits reaching our 300+ young people currently experiencing our services. Mr Bill Speedy and his wife Lindsay from Oceanbridge […]

Recognition for Youth In Transition Director & Co-Founder

We are thrilled to share the news that our Director and Co-Founder, Tina Jones, is a recipient of the 2020 National Lifekeepers Awards for outstanding suicide prevention work in the community. The LifeKeepers Awards are designed to recognise the often heroic but unacknowledged commitment of individuals like Tina, who persevere with efforts and work which make a […]

Call for Mentors!

We are very excited to let you know that we are now close to the launch of our new youth mentoring programme – Coast Mentoring! Coast Mentoring will connect young Coasties with an adult Coastie mentor – we are all about “Coasties mentoring Coasties.” This programme is a collaborative project between CYC and Youth in Transition who recognised the need for the […]

Office Makeover

Before lockdown, we had plans to add a new counselling room, and with the huge increase in referrals this became top priority once contractors were allowed back into the building. We are thrilled with the result and we are indebted to everyone who contributed time and materials to make this happen: in particular we’d like to say a huge Thank […]