‘Friends, Whānau, and Flirting’


Who is it for?

People over the age of 16, who have a mental, intellectual or learning disability.

How long?

Six hours: four 1.5 hour sessions, usually once a week over four weeks.

What does it cover?

These workshops use a range of different teaching methods and exercises, in order to develop healthy social and relationships skills.

Fullpower resources
Healthy relationships
Saying stop
Where to go for help
Communication skills
Abusive and unhealthy relationships


For more information, or to organise a workshop, please email Michael: michael@sexualabuseprevention.org.nz


Testimonials for ‘Friends, Whānau, and Flirting’


              What did you like?

“Brainstorming about relationships – healthy, not respectful, and abusive – but it was also really hard.”

“I liked to role-play actions about what you liked and didn’t like.”

“I like hanging out with you guys, you give us good feedback.”

“The difference between good and bad secrets.”

“How we use our faces to show what we like and don’t like.”