Kaupapa Hauora – Youth Adventure Trust

Kaupapa Hauora – (Mind Health & Wellbeing Focused)

Adventure Challenge – 5 days

Enriched and focused learning

A 5 Day program designed to encourage & inspire youth to work towards active lifestyles, healthy minds. 

To Re- Inspire – 

Individual gains –

  • Develop self worth, self belief & resilience.
  • Increased self-esteem and confidence.
  • Develop positive role modelling & leadership skills
  • Gain tools to better understand & manage anxiety, stress and pressure.
  • To know its “OK not to be OK & Its OK to ask for help – Know how / where to find help when needed.
  • Enhanced motivation, participation and achievement.
  • Whanau Ora – Understand the importance of building healthy relationships with friends, whanau, community.
  • Understand the power & effect of actions and words; To understand how simple words can make or break another’s day.
  • Environmental awareness – gain an understanding and appreciation for the environment.
  • Safety – Self safety, Gain valuable safety & risk management skills in the outdoors.
  • Experience adventure, recreation & being active; realize the benefits this can have on your health & lifestyle.
  • Inspiration to ignite a desire & passion to learn.

The need this project addresses?

  • Youth Challenges – Boredom, Motivation, lessened enthusiasm
  • Lack of interest & participation indoors & out.
  • Lacking concentration and interest in a class learning environment.
  • Personal barriers – Confidence, image, fitness ability, self awareness, self worth.
  • Stress, Pressure, Anxiety.
  • Truancy – Encouraging youth to stay in school
  • Whakawhanaungatanga – Weakened, distanced relationships with positive friends and whanau.

This program includes accommodation/ catering / essential clothing / safety equipment.

Activities include – 

  • Safety / Risk Management Training
  • Kayaking – Inflatable Kayaks – Whakapapa & Whanganui Rivers
  • Caving – Okupata Caves Tongariro Forest
  • Hiking – Short walks & the possibility of completing the Tongariro Alpine Crossing
  • Bonfire / Cooking Outdoors
  • Navigation / Bush-craft

Enquires- Please contact us direct to discuss rates / availability etc.

Email – info@adventureoutdoors.co.nz

Txt – 0272427209 (Sarah Cate)