To offer up to date information, advocacy, referrals, education, counselling and support, for the well being of young people and their families in a safe environment, from a young person's perspective.
Trust Registered: 26 January 1993
Trust Opened: 1 April 1993
The formation of the trust was the initiative of local businessman John Hoyle; Claire Stewart who was then a New Plymouth District Councillor and later the Mayor of New Plymouth; former NPDC employee David Thorpe; and Lynnette West, a child advocate and youth worker.
The Trust premises are located at 98 Liardet Street, New Plymouth. the building is owned by a local private family trust, having been originally donated to the City Council ' for the benefit of the townspeople'.Read More
The Taranaki Young Peoples Trust offers non-judgemental, safe and confidential support for young people and their families.
The Taranaki Young Peoples Trust provides a safe, supportive and nurturing counselling service to the young people and their families.
The Taranaki Young Peoples Trust runs an alternative education programme.
The Taranaki Young Peoples Trust provides advocacy for young people and their families.