'Life-changing' course for youth on dole expanded by DoC

From Morning Report, 8:24 am on 21 May 2018

A course that's proved life changing for a handful of young people on the dole is about to be expanded. In April the Department of Conservation took on ten young unemployed with the aim of getting them ready for work. Now most are working full time and the programme - a joint venture between DoC and the Ministry of Social Development - is set to grow.