Council has a wide and diverse approach to Youth Development which includes; Youth Council, Youth Potential and Youth Employment. This approach allows the team to work with and within a number of settings and provides a pathway for our young people. The Youth Development brochure is referenced in the related documents link below.
We're currently putting together some information about how young people live and enjoy Hastings.
But for now, get yourself up to speed with the Youth Strategy for Hastings from the related documents link below.
The Youth Service Database was first developed back in 2010. It is a comprehensive list of youth services providers in Hawke’s Bay.
Access the Hawke's Bay Youth Database list from the related documents link below.
Youth Council Grants
For the past two years the Youth Council have been in the fortunate position to be able to offer a round of grants for young people aged 13-19 who live in the Hastings District.
Congratulations to the following young people who were awarded grants from the 2016 Youth Council in December 2016:
|Name and Age||School||For|
|Kate van Ingen, aged 17||Karamu High||National Youth Drama School|
|Paora Winitana, aged 13||St Johns||Basketball trip to the USA|
|Izzac Andrews, aged 15||Hastings Boys||Attend national rowing regatta|
|Jenna Tidswell, aged 16||Havelock High||Southern O week, orienteering|
|Bethany Cox, aged 16||Karamu High||Hands On Otago 2017|
|Nova Tautari, aged 17||Hastings Boys||Waka Ama Nationals cost|
|Georgia Hulls, aged 17||Havelock High||Rep NZ in Athletics in Sydney|
|Logan Stevenson, aged 17||Napier Boys||Attend world orienting champs|
|Hamish Legarth, aged 17||Havelock High||Help pay rowing regatta cost|
|Romaine Crawford, aged 18||Karamu High||UN Youth Rep in New York|
|Sam Gilbert, aged 14||Havelock High||Attend the Nationals for soccer|
|Dylan Bagley, aged 15||Karamu High||National golf champs, central Otago|
|Serah Hartley, aged 13||Havelock High||Clarinet Tuition|
|Frank Maaka, aged 15||Te Ara Hou||Waka Ama Nationals cost|
|Devante Miller, aged 17||Hastings Boys||Basketball trip to the USA|
|Kate Rowland, aged 16||Hastings Girls||Claybird shooting champs|
|Nick Yorke, aged 15||Hastings Boys||Central u16 soccer trials|