Youth Service is a national agency supporting and helping young people with our focus on education, training, work-based learning and future employment.
Sophie Havighurst is a child clinical psychologist and an Associate Professor at the University of Oslo in Norway and the University of Melbourne, Australia. Along with co-author Ann Harley, she developed the Tuning in to Kids Programme.
Tuning in to Kids is an international programme based on the research of renowned psychologist Dr John Gottman. TIK has been proven to improve parenting, parent-child relationships, children’s emotional competence, and behaviour.
We aim to enable positive strategies and practical support and for parents, children and youth who will benefit from strengths based intervention to improve their well-being and contribute to long term positive outcomes.
Staff and supporters recently attended a special closing ceremony for the KINECT residential service for teen parents and their babies.
Applications are now open for young people in the West Coast to apply for the Dennis Moore Memorial Scholarship.
Order your 2018-2019 Entertainment Book through Presbyterian support to receive $20,000 worth of value while supporting our services!
Presbyterian Support in Christchurch is set to be demolished - before this happens local artists came in to paint the walls of the building.
Presbyterian Support USI's 2018 calendar features original, vibrant artwork that represents hope and strong communities from the Demolition Art Exhibition.