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Our publications are created on a regular basis to keep you informed of the work we do and how this helps vulnerable people we are working with in our community.

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People Helping People

People Helping People is our flagship magazine, published twice a year. It captures stories about the people we help as they deal with often complex challenges including anxiety, grief, loss, anger and other traumatic events. The magazine also shines a light on older people/kaumātua who are at risk of social isolation and loneliness.

Below are articles from our current edition. To read the full version please click here.

Past editions

Click on the button below if you would like to read a previous edition of People Helping People. Alternatively, you can request a hard copy by emailing ps@psusi.org.nz or phoning 0800 477 874.

"Champagne Dela Cruz is a determined young woman who moved to Franz Josef and studied at South Westland Area School. Champagne is a 2021 recipient of the Dennis Moore Memorial Scholarship."
A gifted artist
"Anthony's favourite day of the week is Wednesday and there's a good reason for that. It's the day he meets his friends at the Tōtara Club in Picton."
Wednesday is the best day!
"Verity Mace is a relatively new mentor, having joined Presbyterian Support towards the end of 2021 and her relationship with Emma*(10) is sparkling."
Playlists, hula hoops and skateboarding
"Harriet* has Alzheimer’s disease. She lives with her adult son Stephen* who, while determined to take care good care of her, must manage some mental health issues of his own."
A home of your own choosing means so much
"17-year-old single parent Michaela* gave birth to a healthy baby boy, Brody*, but by the time she turned 18 she was unable to live at home because of domestic violence."
Turning a new corner
"16-year-old Josh* wants to join the army but 12 months ago it wasn’t looking promising."
An aspiring military man
"Margaret Ellmers might have decided to retire but the 80-year-old isn’t the type to sit back on her laurels and let the days drift by."
The kindness of Margaret
"Maria* is a lively 18-year-old who has come leaps and bounds over the last two years and her star is rising!"
A star is rising

Connect/Tūhoho newsletter

Connect/Tūhoho is produced twice a year. It includes our activities and projects, profiles staff members, and includes fundraising appeal updates. If you'd like to receive our regular communications, including Connect, please subscribe here.

Annual Report

Annual Reports include financial information, a variety of statistics, the services we provide and stories featuring some of the people we have helped throughout the year.

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