Tuning Into Teens is designed to support parents establish stronger relationships with their teenage children. The programme provides parents with a greater understanding of their teen's developmental needs and emotional experiences.
Located in the Trevor Wilson Centre on Tancred Street, the Ashburton Service Centre is the Mid Canterbury regional office for Presbyterian Support Upper South Island.
Presbyterian Support provides Family Works programmes for children, young people, and whānau/families to stay safe, strong and connected.
Phone: 0800 477 874
Trevor Wilson Centre
215 Tancred Street
PO Box 581
Monday to Friday 8.45 am – 5.15 pm.
Services available from this location:
Tuning Into Kids is a parenting programme that aims to give parents helpful ways of teaching their child the skills of emotional intelligence. The programme teaches parents how they can help their child develop good emotional skills.
Access counselling, advocacy, family work and group programmes for your child and family through your school.
In a group setting, you’ll learn how to identify and manage potentially-problem behaviours more confidently.
Free, friendly support to help you understand money, live on a budget and to work your way to financial stability.
Find out about the Young Parent Payment and the support you’ll get to help you plan your future.
Find out about the Youth Payment and the support you’ll get for a brighter future.
Help to get you back on track and heading towards a brighter, more independent future.
We work with young people to support them to deal with events or issues that are affecting their ability to get ahead.
We’re here to help when life, events or issues feel too big for you work through on your own.
Help for your child when he or she is struggling to feel good, to learn or to fit in at school.
We work with children and families to deal with issues affecting their child’s behaviour and happiness.
Learn how to parent better while going through separation. Group Parenting Through Separation courses delivered by trained programme leaders.