The Youth Mentoring Network



2013 National Youth Mentoring Conference - special group discount

14 Aug 13

Special group registration offer now available


We have been asked if there is a group discount available for organisations wishing to send a number of their people to the conference so that they can hear firsthand from the excellent range of speakers. In response to this we are pleased to offer you the following special group deal: 

  • First 2 people from an organisation:  standard registration fee of $420 plus GST each
  • Each additional person from the same organisation:  $300 plus GST

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you would like to discuss your organisation’s particular needs.  We appreciate the conference represents a significant investment and are keen to work with you to ensure that your people get the most out of attending.

Just four weeks to go until the conference!  Register now

Our line-up of over 20 guest speakers cover the spectrum of mentoring in New Zealand including education, health, welfare and the youth justice sectors. 

Nathan Mikaere-Wallis, Director of X-Factor Education, neuroscience presenter and trainer for Brainwave Trust will outline the vital role nuturing relationships play in helping young people successfully find their way through life.  His interactive workshop is aptly tltled:  "Bootcamps don't build a frontal cortex."

Beatrice Faumuina, Dr Siale Foliaki, Ronji Tanielu and Presessor Charles Royal will conduct a panel discussion exploring the value of mentoring in Maori and Pasifika communities. 

Minister Paula Bennett, Minister Nikki Kaye and Brendan Boyle, Chief Executive of MSD and Chair of the Vulnerable Children’s Board are all presenting, providing you with an excellent opportunity to hear how Government is engaging the social sector to achieve better outcomes particularly for vulnerable New Zealanders.

Download the Conference Brochure to read more about our presenters and the programme for the 2 days. 

The conference will provide you with an opportunity to interact with conference presenters and connect with your peers in this field. 

Register on line now. 

Please pass this e-newsletter on to others in your community that work with young people and may be interested in attending the conference.  

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Nicki McDonald

General Manager New Zealand Youth Mentoring Network | PO Box 99726 Newmarket M: 027 520 2981 | W: 09 521 8240 E: | W:

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