Support services and information to help parents and their family/whanau.
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.
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.
Phone (09) 307 4949 Ext.25469. Support for parents of premature and sick babies.
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.
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.