• Our thanks go to…

    CASHMERE HIGH SCHOOL in Christchurch held a mufti-day and lip sync competition in the last week of term 3 and raised over $3,000 for the Tourette’s Association of New Zealand. Also TE AWAMUTU COLLEGE who raised over $1,600 with a mufti-day. What an amazing combined effort! In October it was announced that the Tourette’s Association … Continue reading “Our thanks go to…”

  • CAMP TWITCH 2017 – a review

    This year Camp Twitch was hosted at Blue Skies in Kaiapoi, a beautiful and well-equipped Scout camp in North Canterbury. We had over 100 campers from throughout New Zealand attend as well as a number of presenters and ‘special guests’ who came along to be part of the magic of camp. One of the visits … Continue reading “CAMP TWITCH 2017 – a review”

  • Upcoming events 2017

    AUCKLAND: November 26, Arobridge Equine Centre, Clevedon, from 10am. A day of learning about horse-therapy for stress and tic management as well as a BYO picnic http://www.arobridge.com/ HAMILTON: December 16th, Lake Karapiro, Cambridge, from 11.30am. BYO picnic. WELLINGTON: December 3, the home of Rochelle Shatford and family, Whiteman’s Valley; BBQ from 11.30am. Please email me … Continue reading “Upcoming events 2017”

  • Camp Twitch Documentary

    A 30 and 16 second promotion for the documentary, airing 8:35pm on June 26, 2017 on TVNZ 2.

  • Adam and Givealittle

    Tourette’s Association member Adam Belcher is one of the worst-affected by tics in New Zealand. His tics are debilitating and disabling, impacting on every aspect of his everyday life. He is unable to work and even being able to walk across a room is a dangerous exercise. However last year Adam was given a lifeline … Continue reading “Adam and Givealittle”