Rotorua Community Youth Centre
Rotorua Youth Centre is located at 6 Te Ngae Road, Rotorua phone 07 343 1012 and provides a variety of services to young people aged 14 to 24 years.
Check out the Youth Centre's schedule of upcoming events at www.ryc.org.nz
Rotorua Youth Centre is the home of RotoVegas Youth Health phone 07 343 1013. RotoVegas Youth Health is a dedicated FREE health service with doctors, nurses, ante natal clinic, sexual health clinic and can refer patients on to registered counsellors and psychologists whose services are free. All services are free to youth aged 14 to 24 years of age. Appointments are necessary.
Rotorua Youth Centre also operates a drop in centre with a youth cafe, internet cafe, pool tables, table tennis. Youth are also able to seek assistance from any of the trained staff onsite. We also have a dance studio where hip hop classes are taught on a weekly basis, and where Fearless Dance Crew rehearse.
Services are growing and we seek active participation from our youth community to tell us what they want their youth centre to deliver.
Rangatahi Health Journeys
Six weekend Te Arawa noho marae (Marae stays) with fun activities including waka ama (canoe paddling), walks, visiting local attractions, preparing kai and learning the local stories and healthy living from guest speakers.
An activity based peer support delivery styles that aims to promote resilience, confidence, leadership, self esteem and healthy living in participants through:
- Mastering new skills
- Being part of a respectful group
- Encouraging independence and good choices
- Learning to demonstrate the value of generosity
Smoke-free, Drug-free, Alcohol-free
- 26th and 27th October through to the 1st December 2012
Students will be picked up from the Rotorua Youth Centre at 4pm Friday and dropped home on Saturday afternoon at 4pm
- To be referred students must be prepared to make a commitment to full participation in attending six consecutive weekend activity based programme