Thrive Teen Parent Support Trust is a community organisation working to improve the lives of young people, parents and families by providing information, support and assistance across the parenting and pregnancy pathway. 

Our Vision

Young parents and their children are able to reach their full potential by being connected and secure within their families and communities.

Our Mission

Thriving young people, parents and families.

Mahi tahi

We are a small team of social workers, support staff and volunteers who are committed to helping young teenage parents and their whānau flourish and thrive.

What we do

We offer a range of innovative one on one wrap around support along with various programmes that are tailored and targetted towards the needs, hopes and aspirations of teen parents.

Our first priority is the wellbeing of you and your unborn or new born baby, pepi. We work in partnership with teen parents to be or new teen parents, by ensuring that your voice is heard and that we speak with you and not for you. 

The aim of all that we do is based on working to break through and address any and all of the pressing issues that a young parent, young couple face as they look to strengthen and uphold their new roles as parents to be or new parents. 

Our highly skilled staff are there to guide, shape and assist every step of the way. We are have a strong reputation of building and maintaining a solid relationship with teen parents and their baby, pepi through an effective and continuous quality service provision. 


The team is focused on ensuring that you are given the necessary support, tools, and information that will improve the health and well-being of you and your child. Our commitment is based on teen parents reaching and fulfilling their potential and reaching their goals. 

What our clients say...

“I learned a lot about how my baby will grow in the next few months, I was surprised to learn about a baby’s emotions”

Teen Mum 

“I learnt that babies are very needy and also that they can connect with me before they are born, that was pretty cool”



Teen Expectant Dad  

Ready To Talk?

Just give us a call on (09) 551 4367 and we'll be happy to answer any questions you have.

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