Children, teens and youth
Looking for a youth space, a mentor or a before/after school programme? You can start connecting here
BBBS is a mentoring programme for children and young people aged 7 to 17 years who need and want a mentor in their life. BBBS mentors are volunteers who are trained and professionally supported.
Level 2 The Grand Building 41-44 The Square, Palmerston North
Phone: 06 358 1204
Mon to Thurs 9am to 4pm. No referral required, free of charge.
Before/after school programmes and school, holiday programmes
All OSCAR approved school holiday programmes can be found by following the link below.
OSCAR stands for 'Out of School CAre and Recreation'.
Programmes are for school age children usually up to the age of 13 years.
Feilding Salvation Army
We run a Preschool morning on Wednesdays 9.30–11.30am during school terms which combines Play Group and Music.
Activate! Kids Club runs on Wednesday afternoons 3.30–5.00pm during school terms.
124 Manchester Street, Feilding 4702.
Phone: 06 323 4718
Email: Feilding Corps
An alternative education programme designed to meet the needs of alienated students.
18 Ladies Mile, Foxton
Phone: 06 363 6550
School hours. All services free of charge. No referral required
Youth space Palmerston North
The Youth Space was designed for young people, by young people. It’s a positive place for people aged 13-19 to learn new things and meet other people. Youth Space is a free place created especially for youth in Palmy city.
If you're 13-19 and looking for free wi-fi, exhibitions, guitar, youth library, workshops, Xbox, study space, games, PS3, laptops, pianos, a place to catch up, or just a glass of water, come and check it out.
Find us at 1-7 Coleman Mall. We're on the corner of Coleman Mall and George Street.
Youth Space Levin
Te Takeretanga o Kura-hau-pō's Youth Space is an all inclusive versatile space located in the centre of Levin. Buzzing with Horowhenua's youth, the Youth Space operates as both a hangout, as well as a venue for functions and promotions.
The Youth Space core values are to celebrate the young people while giving them a safe, family friendly destination. Our programmes aim to give youth real life skills to help them gain employment and be successful in their studies all while having fun. With the knowledgeable staff including employed student workers from the local colleges, Te Takeretanga o Kura-hau-pō. The Youth Space thrives to inspire and educate all in a safe and supportive environment.
The Youth Space is open all of the Te Takere opening hours
Counselling, mentoring, advice hub.
Freephone: 0800 376 633