Our Mission

We work for and with children, young people and families to relieve suffering, release potential, promote family functioning, reduce disparities in New Zealand society, reduce crime and violence and break the cycle of disadvantage. We do this through life-changing programmes that we develop, establish and manage.
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Our 2014-2015 Annual Report

Click here to read our latest annual report. Learn more of our most recent activities, our challenges and achievements, along with the inspiring stories of some of the people we have worked with.


Dame Lesley speaks with Mike Hosking

Tuesday, 3 May 2016.  Dame Lesley joined Mike Hosking on Newstalk ZB to discuss the death of Moko Rangitoheriri, a three-year-old boy whose caregivers plead guilty to his manslaughter yesterday.  Listen here