Big Brothers Big Sisters of New Zealand

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Big Brothers Big Sisters matches children and young people aged 6 to 12 with mentors in professionally supported one-to-one relationships.

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Research highlights the powerful, positive, lasting impact that mentors have on children’s lives.

The Big Brothers Big Sisters model of mentoring has been affirmed by rigorous, ongoing external evaluation. This independent research has shown the positive relationships between youth and their Big Brothers and Big Sisters have a direct and measurable impact on children’s lives.

With a proven track record of over 100 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters is the world’s largest mentoring programme helping over 280,000 children around the world reach their potential through professionally supported mentoring relationships.

Here in New Zealand Big Brothers Big Sisters supports around 750 children each year in 13 different locations:

North Island

Auckland

Hamilton

Taranaki

Hawke's Bay

Rotorua

Manawatu

Wellington

South Island

Nelson-Tasman

North Canterbury

Christchurch

Greymouth

Buller

Westland

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New Research highlights the impact of our programme  5 December 2014

Posted by: Big Brothers Big Sisters of New Zealand

Thanks for your support of Big Brothers Big Sisters.

Your gift will make an incredible difference in a child's life and there is new research on Big Brothers Big Sisters to confirm this!

The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Study in Canada has found some impressive results showing that boys with a mentor on our programme are less likely to exhibit a whole range of negative behaviours.

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      Thanks so much for supporting our programme and helping provide some well deserving young people with a new friend and role model! The BBBSNZ Team

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      Thanks so much for supporting our programme and helping provide some well deserving young people with a new friend and role model! The BBBSNZ Team

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      Thanks so much for supporting our programme and helping provide some well deserving young people with a new friend and role model! The BBBSNZ Team

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      Thanks so much for supporting our programme and helping provide some well deserving young people with a new friend and role model! The BBBSNZ Team


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