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Supporting Aotearoa's young people to feel a little brighter and a little more loved than they did yesterday.

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Mentoring is continuing online during COVID-19 lockdown


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We're building a new normal for connection

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We're building a new normal for connection

As we head into social isolation as a nation, our young people and their whānau need connection more than ever.

"Many of the mentors have been with our students through some of the toughest seasons of their lives."

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"Many of the mentors have been with our students through some of the toughest seasons of their lives."

"We don't know where these young people might have been today had it not been for their relationships with their mentors who have been advocates, supporters, trustworthy confidants, listening ears, voices of wisdom and of immense care."

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