Press Releases

Anti-Slavery Day 2019

Child Rescue New Zealand marks Anti-Slavery Day 18 October 2019, by standing alongside international opponents of modern slavery.

International Day of the Girl Child – 2019

Every day we see the unique challenges girls face; and every day we value their rights. Every day — and every night — we advocate for their freedom and equal opportunity. One precious girl at a time.

Perseverance Pays for Rescue Agent

After many months of visits, Nok contacted me in distress and asked if I’d meet up with her. I got a clear sense that that night was the time to tell her who I really was.

Why I’m Here: Stacey Pretorius

Child Rescue Auckland Relationship Manager Stacey Pretorius shares a little of her story and why she’s decided to become a voice for the voiceless.

Child Rescue Rebrand for New Zealand

There is more to be done as we look to increase our presence throughout the country and raise much more support to help rescue and restore as many children as possible.

Destiny Cafe Reopens Bigger and Better

A revamped menu, outdoor seating, children’s play area and creative displays – the Destiny Cafe and Restaurant has reopened in Chiang Rai after a two-week refurbishment!

Mozambique & Myanmar Projects Closed

It’s with sadness, but hope, that I write this to let you all know that we have closed down our Projects in Myanmar and Mozambique.

Rape, Murder of 13yo Girl Devastates Rescue Team

Two men are in custody with another two at large after a 13-year-old girl was found raped and murdered in one of Destiny Rescue’s Project Nations.

New Phnom Penh Learning Centre

Our new Learning Centre in Phnom Penh is up-and-running and our staff and rescued children couldn’t be happier. It’s a beautiful space where our girls will learn, love, laugh and heal.

Volunteers Aid Raped Teenager

Two alleged rapists are in police custody in Northern Thailand thanks to the bravery of their victim and the quick thinking of Destiny Rescue volunteers.

Tony’s Thoughts on 2015

There’s a real excitement within Destiny Rescue this year; our staff and volunteers can all feel it! We need that fervour too as new projects are launched and more girls are rescued!

New Territory: The Americas – The Dominican Republic

We are starting a new chapter of our Destiny Rescue story – a story that is far from complete. There are many exciting chapters still to be written, and we are about to put pen to paper and write the one titled: New Territory: The Americas.