The Shift Foundation is a youth-development organisation supporting young women aged 12-25 years to lead their best lives. We help young women feel more:
with strong, trusted relationships with peers, positive role models, and their wider communities.
in their self identity, self-worth and holistic well-being.
in their lives, with opportunities to influence the issues that matter to them.
Build whanaungatanga (strong relationships)
Co-design and collaborate
Create inclusive and fun experiences
Holistic - focus on the needs of the whole person
Empower the next leaders
SHIFTING THE SYSTEM
We also support people who influence young women’s lives to be more:
informed - about what works for young women
capable - to meet young women’s needs through their practice
inclusive - of young women in their decision-making processes
Meet the team
We care deeply about using our diverse skills to create positive change for young women's wellbeing.