Support services and information to help parents and their family/whānau.
ACROSS is an Anglican, Catholic and Community support service providing social work, counselling and foster care services to families in the Palmerston North area. Phone 06 356 7486 or email enquiries@ across.org.nz.
Barnardos New Zealand Freephone 0800 BARNARDOS. Provides child and family services in communities around the country.
Cure Kids - Child Health Research Foundation
North island phone (09) 370 0222. South island phone (09) 370 0222. Organization focused on raising funds for vital medical research to find cures for kids illnesses and diseases.
Immunisation Advisory Centre (IMAC): Immunisation facts and advice
Freephone 0800 IMMUNE (0800 466 863), weekdays 9am-4.30pm. Provides information, education, news, resources and more.
Kidshealth – Parent Support Groups A to Z
Links to New Zealand support groups for disabilities, health impairments, special needs and disorders.
Nāku Ēnei Tamariki
Naku Enei Tamariki Inc (NET) is a not-for-profit agency with a range of culturally appropriate parenting programmes and support groups that focus on specific service provision to Maori, Pacific, Pakeha and all other communities.
Parent to Parent New Zealand Inc.
Freephone 0508 236 236. Advice, information and support to parents of children with any disorder. Can also put you in touch with other families living with the same condition.
Parentcare Inc. Phone (09) 307 4949 Ext.25469. "A group established uniquely for the care and support of parents whose infant or child (from conception to one year of age) has died."
Parents Centres NZ Inc
Phone (04) 233 2022. Support networks and education throughout the exciting yet uncertain months of pregnancy and the early months and years of becoming a parent.
Phone 0800 568 856. Provide help with all parenting issues from the smallest to the most serious issue of child abuse.
Parenting Place is here to walk alongside you and your whānau from the moment your little one is born, until the time they raise tamariki of their own. Whether you have a newborn, a teenager, a troupe of grandkids, or nieces and nephews, we have a range of programmes, courses, camps and resources, tailored for you and your whānau.
Royal NZ Plunket Society Inc.
Freephone Plunketline on 0800 933 922. Universal access to services for all children and families regardless of ethnicity, location or ability to pay.
The Trust Tararua
A one-stop shop for supporting families through pregnancy, parenting, and family challenges for people living in the Tararua area. Phone 06 376 7608 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.