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Every day we work with children and families to help them make positive, lasting changes. Read about some of our clients’ journeys.

Kara’s Story

Kara Walker is a busy and devoted mother to not only her own five children but also her 11-year-old nephew, committed to giving all six children the best start possible.

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A Hand Up

Nita was benefited by a mentor-figure through adolescence, now she has the opportunity to do the same for a pre-teen through Presbyterian Support.

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Daniel’s Story

Daniel arrived in Christchurch alone and traumatised from the North Island. He flew out recently ready to pursue his dreams.

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Susan’s Story

Susan reached a crisis point with her family two years ago when their house was flooded in the Murphy Street floods.

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Lana’s Story

Last year, Lana and her three children slept on a friends matress in Ashburton. Her violent former partner had recently been jailed.

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