Opawaho Trust is dedicated to developing youth in South East Christchurch. Currently, our youth workers work in local schools, run Koru Youth, coach sports, assist with school and homework, run music lessons and provide leadership opportunities to local teenagers. Our Youth Workers care immensely about the development of youth in our local community. We want to see people grow up to meet their potential and as such we try to give them all the opportunities we are able to. Through mentoring, hanging out, tutoring, coaching, teaching and involving them in the community.
Koru Club | Yr 7 + 8
Koru is a life skills based youth group held fortnightly during term time, aimed at intermediate ( year 7-8 youth) aged kids. We play games, eat food, talk and build relationships in a safe environment. We keep the kids engaged with a wide range of activities. Koru includes kids from local schools: Waltham Primary, Te Waka Unua and Hillview Christian School.
Homework Club | 5 – 18 years
This drop in centre is open Thursdays after school for any school aged children and teens. Come along to get help with your homework and access our computers to catch up on schoolwork.