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Rise - Issue 11 - June 2010

Welcome to issue 11 of Rise. The theme is energy.

Forty years of helping families

Read more about Terry Taylor

Forty years ago Terry Taylor walked into Wellington's Child Welfare Division of the Department of Education. Today, he walks into the Napier office of Child, Youth and Family, still ready "...to do something worthwhile".

Not allergic to dairy

18-year-old Amy Brown proudly graduated from her Senior Level 4 course at Taratahi Agricultural Training College in Masterton.

The passion to make a difference

Read more about Reynu Anand

Reynu Anand is a passionate youth justice social worker at Child, Youth and Family in Hamilton, and active member of the city's migrant community.

Of mountains and mana

Taiohi Toa Trust has been turning lives around for the past 10 years.

Addressing youth violence: a recipe for success

An enthusiastic group of like-minded Kiwis converged to take part in Youth Violence and its Associated Difficulties, a two-day youth violence symposium.

Growing and learning with Spirit

Read more about Spirit of Adventure

The Spirit of Adventure Trust has been working alongside schools and community groups for 38 years. Their mission is to provide equal opportunity for young New Zealanders to develop the qualities of leadership, independence, resilience and teamwork, while navigating the challenges of ten days at sea.

Fitting into a cloak of confidence

Read more about Dress for Success

Dress for Success: Giving women a hand-up for a successful start to working life.

Caring for carers

Learning that you are solely responsible for the care of a loved one can be overwhelming - groups like Carers New Zealand are there to help.

A patchwork of love

Read more about Hugs All Around

The Hugs All Round quilting group stitch patches for the children who need it most.

Outward and upward

Read more about Outward Bound

For almost half a century, Outward Bound has been putting New Zealanders through their paces amongst the native bush, mountains and rivers.

Life: one adventure after another

Read more about Rob Hamill

Former Olympian Rob Hamill talks about his struggles, his triumphs and a surprising source of energy.

From the Frontline

Read more about Magnum Tuipulotu

Magnum Tuipulotu talks about his position as regional youth development advisor for the Ministry of Youth Development (MYD).

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Rise - Issue 11 - June 2010

Rise - Issue 11 - June 2010

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