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Volunteers help Plunket to make the difference of a lifetime

Monday, 5 December 2016, 11:38 am | Royal New Zealand Plunket Society

Today is International Volunteer Day and Plunket is paying tribute to the thousands of its volunteers around New Zealand who support the charity. More >>

Plunket AGM records historic vote

Tuesday, 29 November 2016, 4:36 pm | Royal New Zealand Plunket Society

Plunket’s vision is that ‘In the first 1000 days, we make the difference of a lifetime’ . In an historic vote at its National AGM today, Plunket agreed that the best way to achieve that vision is to move away from its current Area Society ... More >>

Plunket Chief Executive announces decision to step down

Friday, 9 October 2015, 12:21 pm | Royal New Zealand Plunket Society

After seven years as Chief Executive of the Royal New Zealand Plunket Society, Jenny Prince has announced she will step down from the role in February 2016 to spend more time with her own family. More >>

Volunteers Are the Heart of Plunket

Monday, 20 June 2011, 5:04 pm | Royal New Zealand Plunket Society

For the past 104 years the passion and dedication of volunteers has enabled Plunket to give New Zealand parents the knowledge and support they need to nurture healthy, happy kiwi babies. More >>

Plunket Services Now Available in Christchurch

Tuesday, 1 March 2011, 3:50 pm | Royal New Zealand Plunket Society

While normal services remain suspended in Christchurch, Plunket is working with a number of other organisations to provide as many services as possible. Plunket is operating walk in centres for any parents wanting to see a Plunket Nurse More >>

Keeping Your Littlest Treasures Safe This Winter

Monday, 5 July 2010, 3:12 pm | Royal New Zealand Plunket Society

Six Kiwi kids aged five or under were injured in structure fires over a 12 month period* according to the latest New Zealand Fire Service figures and Plunket wants to help keep that number down. More >>

Plunket Welcomes Well Child Graduates

Thursday, 15 April 2010, 4:10 pm | Royal New Zealand Plunket Society

Tomorrow 100 new Plunket nurses, Well Child /Tamariki Ora Nurses and community health workers will graduate after a year of intensive studying. Papakura Marae, in South Auckland, will be the venue for graduation with graduates attending from across the ... More >>

New Resource: A Theology Of Children

Friday, 13 November 2009, 5:01 pm | Royal New Zealand Plunket Society

The 24-page booklet, which has a foreword by Wellington’s Bishop Richard Randerson, is aimed at supporting and strengthening Pacific parents, grandparents, and caregivers with strategies for non-physical discipline of children within a theological context. ... More >>

Safety tips for bright sparks

Friday, 30 October 2009, 4:23 pm | Royal New Zealand Plunket Society

Plunket’s national child safety advisor, Sue Campbell, urges families to take care and be responsible with fireworks this Guy Fawkes. Plunket encourages people to attend the organised public displays, where neighbours and friends can meet and ... More >>