WISE-UP is an eight-session life skills programme for 8-10 year olds.

It supports children to recognise feelings and emotions, and explore new and different ways of dealing with these.

Children also learn about themselves, what makes them special as well as building confidence while focusing on personal strengths.

Workshops will be offered to support and inform caregivers of the children attending the programme.

Wise-Up is a children's life skills group programme to:

> Build confidence > Cope with worries > Build self-esteem
> Develop social skills > Manage emotions > Keep safe

Runs EVERY TERM in different schools and community venues around Christchurch. 

Our facilitators come from a variety of backgrounds including social work, psychology and teaching. All our facilitators have prior experience of working with children aged 8–10 and are accountable through professional supervision.

Cost: Please contact the Groups Coordinator for further information

Participants need to be:
> Aged 8 - 10 years
> Able to manage in a group environment
> Able to meet the criteria for the programme

Please read the WISE-UP Programme flyer for more information.



Rowena Dawson-Bovendeerd
phone 027 818 7117

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