Community Notices

New Radio Show-Lighthouse of Hope

Heading back to school can be a really stressful and challenging time for parents, caregivers and students. Plains FM has a new show to help anyone who is feeling down, stressed, or who is struggling in life. The show combines the latest research, personal stories and practical advice. In episode one TV presenter Sonia Gray shares her struggle with anxiety and depression.

11am Tuesdays on Plains FM 96.9, also available in podcast from under Lighthouse of Hope.

Weekly Youth Clubs (pdf attached)

Youth Alive Trust runs a large variety of weekly clubs for teenagers in New Brighton including basketball, table tennis, music lessons, Zumba and a Friday Night social club. See their brochure for all their options or visit

Technology Seminar for Parents – Tuesday 23rd Feb 7:30pm 

Eastside parents, caregivers, grandparents, teachers, or anyone working with young people are invited to a seminar to update you on how technology is affecting young people, and some tips and techniques to protect them and your family. Led by the hilarious Christian Gallen, an experienced Attitude presenter, part of The Parenting Place, who has done inspirational talks to over 100,000 New Zealand young people!! 

Hosted by Youth Alive Trust, 111 Seaview Road, New Brighton with Cake & Coffee also provided. RSVP to: