News | November 15th, 2023
Upside Camp 2023 had all the elements of a great time needed for mentors and young people to further cement their mentoring relationship. Plus it's a great way to make new friends. This year was a whirlwind of activities and had plenty of feel good moments trying new experiences like the climbing wall and flying fox.
Evidence , News | August 31st, 2023
“This training experience is unlike any other, I felt "speechless" like I had been invited into the Upside home, sharing stories and kai over the thing we love most, which is transforming the lives of our young people.
News | August 22nd, 2023
Upside just hosted an epic event at Megazone that brought together our amazing youth mentors and awesome young people!
Stories | July 25th, 2023
Disney’s magic of storytelling has been a part of childhoods for generations, and it's no secret that many of them have themes of mentoring woven into their narratives.
News | June 14th, 2023
Did you see us on the floandfrankie.com blog?!
News | June 6th, 2023
On the 19th of May, Upside held another awesome Mentor and Young Person event at Gravity.
Evidence | May 15th, 2023
Despite statistics showing a decline in youth crime over the years, many young people are still getting involved in illegal activities. So what can you do about it? Well, you can choose to step up for someone and consider becoming a volunteer youth mentor!
In this post we highlight 5 epic reasons to volunteer as a Youth Mentor in New Zealand and how you can help positively impact someone’s young life.
News | February 3rd, 2023
Adolescents (9 - 13) are especially vulnerable during and after a crisis.