Media Release: Mentoring helps ex-prisoner reintegrate and make the most of life

Posted Thu 23 January 2014

Few people consider the challenges that people face when they emerge from prison. Luckily, PARS Inc. (formerly known as Prisoner Aid and Rehabilitation Society of Auckland District Inc.), as well as some fantastic mentors, are on hand to help prisoners adjust to life in the ‘real world’.

Media Release: PARS are positively transforming the lives of deportees

Posted Thu 23 January 2014

Back in October, Minister Judith Collins called for a Memorandum of Understanding between New Zealand and Australia to improve the process of Kiwis who have committed a crime across the ditch and then been deported back to New Zealand.

Media Alert: Services remain intact for PARS

Posted Wed 18 December 2013

Amidst news late last week about the early 2014 closing of the Prisoner Aid and Rehabilitation Trust in Christchurch, PARS are keen to make sure that it is understood that they are not part of the affected organisation.

Change in Email Address's

Posted Wed 26 September 2012

As of Friday 28th September 2012, email addresses for all staff and contacts will change.

Publication of the 2011- 2012 Annual Report

Posted Wed 26 September 2012

In just two days time the annual report for 2011-2012 will be presented to the Executive Committee at the AGM.

Notice of AGM & Changes to the Constitution

Posted Wed 26 September 2012

Notice is hereby given of the Annual General Meeting of PARS, to be held on Friday 28th September 2012 at 16:30hrs. During this meeting changes to the organisational constitution will be made