One of our female students here at the Dunedin centre, on the automotive programme, has just completed her Employment Skills certificate - against all odds.
This Christmas, The Salvation Army will provide assistance to more than 17,000 families and individuals across the country—people who find the pressures of Christmas kill their joy and hope. This help will be provided in the form of food parcels, counselling, advocacy, budgeting and accommodation assistance to those in greatest need.
When Ruby’s partner of 20 years died she was so lonely she would go and sit in the waiting room at her doctors every day, just for someone to talk to.
After 25 years as an alcoholic and drug addict Alan Murray says a group of blind men helped inspire him to see a whole new life.
This time last year Kaloni, her husband and their two children were living together in one room, in a cold house and with winter fast approaching. The couple could not find a house, or a job.
E&E is delighted and excited to be able to report a significant upward trend in performance. This trend is happening in both the education arena and the employment arena.
A group of Oamaru students have been so impressed with their Education and Employment tutor they’ve recommended him as a hero.
Kumara has been helping some newly released prisoners get their lives back on track in Northland.
The Salvation Army Education and Employment (E&E) Corrections Employment Services programme has been placing released prisoners into work in Northland and helping change their lives.
A new low-interest loan scheme called StepUP being offered by The Salvation Army is helping people get work and move off benefits.
One of our fantastic past students, Destiny, was a key speaker at The Warehouse Group's fundraising Gala Dinner last Friday 14 August, which raised money for the Kiwi Next Generation initiative between The Salvation Army and Children's Charity - Variety!