News & Notes
A couple of back-to-back lockdowns a month before E-Fest presented the directors with the tough decision whether or not to go ahead. A fortnight out, we made the decision to push through and go ahead with a full-length E-Fest, and we're SO happy we did! Through God's provision the team, being much smaller than previous years, puzzled together the final logistics in the hours before the camp, before heading out to Eastern Beach ready and excited for both the leaders and campers to encounter... >> read more
Written by Jazz Thornton who is a young Kiwi, 25 years old, on a mission to change the stigma and approach of mental health in New Zealand and the world. Jazz, tried to take her life multiple times as a teenager and now campaigns and helps others overcome.
Her book ‘Stop Surviving, Start Fighting’ is a must read for anyone in Youth Work to understand what NZ school culture is like and to understand the thinking behind anyone you know struggling with mental health and how to... >> read more