Youth & Young Adults

CYT - Youth and Young Adult Ministry 

"Sharing Christ with young people and young adults" 


The Catholic Youth Team is a department of the Catholic Diocese of Christchurch. As a team we serve the diocese by promoting youth ministry at Diocesan and parish levels.

Our work covers the West Coast and Canterbury areas and includes work with parishes, schools, youth leaders and young people aged 13 to 30(ish).

Click here for contact information and here for their Facebook page

Catholic Tertiary Chaplaincy


Christchurch Catholic tertiary students looking for companionship and support in a Catholic setting, this site may be helpful. Catholic Tertiary Chaplaincy serves Canterbury University, Lincoln University, the Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology and the Christchurch College of Education.

Kolbe House - the Tertiary Chaplaincy baseCatholic Tertiary Chaplaincy Office
5 Rountree St, Ilam
Phone (03) 348 8882