One hour. Once a Week. One life.

About Big Brothers Big Sisters
Of Kirikiriroa (Hamilton)

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Hamilton is one of several programmes run by the Taiohi Toa Trust.

The Taiohi Toa Trust aims “To enhance community safety through initiatives that promote well-being and reduce the offending of children and young people in Hamilton”.

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A community based mentoring programme, encouraging young people to see value in themselves, building strength and hope for their future through a supportive mentoring relationship, aiming to build a sense of participation and belonging within their community.​

Our Programmes

Meet our team

About Lexelei Taylor - Project Leader | Youth Development 

Constable Lexlei Taylor has vast experience and knowledge supporting and working alongside the young people of Hamilton.  She has served in the NZ Police for 14 years and in 2011 Lex received the NZ Police, Hamilton City Council and Hamilton Rotary’s "Police Officer of the Year" Award. 
In 2012 Lex also received the "Australasian Women’s Excellence in Policing" Award.  She is involved with a variety of youth focused organisations and continues to develop programmes for youth and whanau. 

Lexlei Taylor​

Dianne Te Amo

Dianne Te Amo
 

Sue McAllister​

Alison Hemming​

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Local Partners

Taiohi Toa Trust (Hamilton Police Youth Projects) 

Contact Us

Want to know more? Send us a message
Email: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Hamilton

Phone: 07 856 1355

Postal Address: Private Bag 3078, Hamilton 3240

Street Address: 160 Grey St Hamilton East, Hamilton