Information about support groups that can help you with parenting.

Barnardos

Barnardos was set up in England in 1866 by Thomas Barnardo. He was concerned by the plight of children in…

Big Buddy

The Big Buddy mentoring programme is based on the simple philosophy that boys need good male role models in their…

Birthright

Birthright is a national organisation working to support, strengthen and advocate for one-parent families. According to New Zealand census statistics,…

Brainwave Trust

Brainwave aims to reach people with vital information on what is happening inside babies’ brains in the first critical years,…

Grandparents raising Grandchildren

In 1997, when Diane Vivian took over the care of her small, traumatised grandchildren, she could not believe the stress…

KEEA- Bedwetting & Soiling

Wetting (enuresis) and soiling (encopresis) can be embarrassing and debilitating problems for children, particularly once they reach their school years.

Multiple Birth Association

Multiples NZ is a not-for-profit organisation which supports families with ‘multiples’, be they twins, triplets, quads or more! The association…

Open Adoption Network

The New Zealand Open Adoption Network (OPAN) provides information and support for families experiencing open adoption. Read about the services…

Playcentre

Playcentre is an internationally recognised Early Childhood organisation unique to Aotearoa New Zealand. It began as a parent co-operative during…

Plunket

Plunket is New Zealand’s leading provider of well child and family health services, and they provide a unique mix of…

SPACE Programme

The SPACE (Supporting Parents Alongside Children’s Education) programme was developed within the Hutt Playcentre Association and is aimed mainly at…

The Parenting Place (formerly Parents Inc)

The Parenting Place (formerly Parents Inc) is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to making life better for parents and their children, by…

Toughlove

Toughlove is a non-profit, self-help organisation that provides ongoing education and active support to NZ families who are struggling with…

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