Abigail McDonald

Youth Consumer Advisor
Biography

Abigail is a Youth Consumer Advisor at Whāraurau and is thrilled to play a role in advocating for the rangatahi of Aotearoa. She is passionate about finding practical ways to help people navigate the MH and AOD sector, while working to support the workforce in creating and providing accessible and equitable services. Prior to joining the team at Whāraurau, Abigail was the Co-Chair of the Canterbury District Health Board Youth Advisory Council.

Outside of the office Abigail works as a dance teacher and loves all things performing arts. Her work hours are Monday to Thursday, 8:30am-2:30pm.