Presbyterian Support Southland's vision is a community where all people can make the most of their strengths and feel included, valued and safe. Working in Southland, New Zealand they provide support to older people through Enliven and support for children, young people and their families through Family Works. Enliven services include retirement living, residential aged care and community support. Family Works offers a range of social services, from counselling and social work support, through to buddy and parenting programmes. through Family Works.
Big buddies are needed for a one-to-one preventative programme for children between the ages of 4 and 12 to offer friendship, support and guidance enhancing the life of the young person.