Tel: Freephone 0800 37 66 33
Free Text: 234
Youthline is the first point of entry for young people and their families in New Zealand to access a wide range of youth development and support services in 10 centres across the country.
Youthline helps young people to develop and reach their potential so they can fully participate in the world around them.
Youthline believes that developing young people is also about developing the community. Youthline works with families and people of any age, ethnicity, sex or culture in a respectful and confidential way.
Youthline offer a range of services including:
- telephone counselling at: 0800 376633
- text support at: free text 234
- email support at:
- face to face counselling
- family therapy
- pregnancy counselling
- youth leadership and development programmes
- professional level training
- information and referrals
- online resources www.youthline.co.nz & www.urge.co.nz
- youth work services.
All Youthline personnel have undertaken professional training and face to face services utilise professionals from a range of disciplines including youth workers, psychologists, psychotherapists, counsellors, family therapists, nurses and social workers. Our practice is based on and backed by best-practice research.
People can self refer or be referred by other agencies, doctors, family/whanau or friends.
For more information visit: www.youthline.co.nz