Youth In Transition welcomes you to join us for our Golf Fore Life Charity Tournament which is now taking place on 24th February 2022 on the world-class golf course at Gulf Harbour Country Club on the Whangaparaoa Peninsula. Players will enjoy a day on the greens, a pre-game BBQ brunch, and a post-game buffet dinner, […]
Did you know that Youth in Transition receives NO government funding? We rely entirely on fundraising, donations, charitable grants, and the amazing support from our community to provide lifesaving support to our local young people. Government and mental health experts have, in principle, recognised grassroots suicide prevention programmes of community organisations, like Youth in Transition […]
Long time supporter and friend of Youth In Transition Susan DeSpa has donated a weighted blanket and baked some cookies recently for YIT. Weighted blankets are extremely therapeutic and comforting for many young people.
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 […]
The Youth In Transition crew along with some extras recently joined for a learning experience in the Coromandel at the beautiful Mahamudra centre. The stress and worries of Auckland felt a long way away and the friendly volunteers made for a beautiful weekend. Ven. Khadro’s guided us through a condensed version of bhuddist philopsophy. The […]
We are delighted to announce that our Director Tina Jones was nominated by the Waitemata DHB and has been awarded for her outstanding contribution to suicide prevention in our community Tina is a recipient for the 2020 LifeKeepers National Suicide Prevention Awards. In the video you will hear her share more with us about her […]
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 […]
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 […]