Skylight applied for a Medibank Community Grant to donate our GETTING STRONGER GAME to 34 low decile schools in Auckland.
This year the decision of who will get the grant will be left to the
public - isn't that great!!! Please vote for us. All you need to do is
to push the green VOTE HERE button! This will take you to the landing
page, where you have to pick NZ!
You will find Skylight at bottom of the page and you will need to confirm your vote with a second click!
The innovative board game
is a ground-breaking resource which addresses the needs of the most
vulnerable groups of children in our communities.
Click on the image to watch a video about the game and its advantages.
The game helps:
Build resilience in young people aged 8 - 14 years
Encourages them to open up and gently begin first conversations around sensitive topics
game also addresses crucial issues like parental break up, bullying,
anger management, coping with domestic violence, death, dealing with a
family member with a mental illness, addiction, serious illness and
injury. The topics are based on requests from NZ specialists for
practical tools to genuinely help, encourage and support young people
caught up in sensitive and difficult life situations. We also wish to
provide the training for the professional/support person to use the game