Fill the Basket of Knowledge | Whaowhia Te Kete Mātauranga
What parents say...
“I have seen lots of changes in Kiri”
“Learned about patience and talking to Dad more”
“She loves the program and so positive when she comes home, she raves about the programme. She is always excited, so excited for the future”
“Kayla enjoyed the program a lot, her confidence has boosted and she now knows her self-worth, which is great for young ladies”
“Consistently conscious of happenings around her. A lot more protective of her 6 year old niece, ability to identify negatives in relationships/interactions, more open to discussing/engaging in family issues”
“She is always excited to come to school on program days”
“It was great and I am very impressed with the changes Awhina has made”
“Me and Kiri’s Dad have seen major changes in her behaviour from not wanting to come to school to coming to school”
What participants say...
“I learned how to calm down”
“Belly breathe, Don’t hurt yourself or other people”
“I am priceless and that’s good”
“Now I know how and what is an unhealthy relationship”
“We learned about anger”
“When I am older I will become a teacher”
“That I am priceless, even if you are called names you will never get another one of you”
What school principals say...
“It is wonderful to see children engaged and never wanting to miss a session and then see long and short term gains for these children”
“Part of the program is that it engages with whānau, so when the program finishes it can carry on.
“We rely on programs like this to be able to come in and give their extra expertise”