Social Socks Charitable Trust

Social Socks Charitable Trust is running in Primary Schools in the Manawatu, teaching whole classes over 7 weeks.

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  Manawatu / Whanganui Child Welfare Fun School Projects

Social Socks Charitable Trust has been running in the Manawatu since 2012 delivering a focused 7 week programme of one hour sessions to whole classrooms. The children use sock puppets as fun non-threatening way of teaching kids how to socially interact. Large hand puppets are used as the teachers, delivered by two trained counsellors/teachers/social workers and volunteers. Topics include building relationships, being unique, understanding and dealing with emotions, making friends, dealing with disappointments and our journey.

Schools are wanting this programme as they recognise the needs of their children but struggle to provide funding. It is making an incredible difference in so many children's and families lives.

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Social Socks - Creating Caring Connected Kids.

Social Socks is a whole classroom intervention currently running in Primary Schools in the Manawatu. It is a fun interactive 7 week programme of one hour sessions where children use sock puppets and other resources to help them understand and talk about their feeling; learn that they are unique; how to make friends and develop emotional intelligence. Schools love the programme but struggle to find funding - please help us to help kids in our community.


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