Plunket New Zealand
Plunket New Zealand
yesterday at 02:36. Facebook
Every family in New Zealand is entitled to free Plunket visits.

Plunket provides well child and family and whānau health support services through free home and clinic visits.

We offer you information, support and developmental assessments of your child at varying stages between birth and 5 years.

If you’re about to have a baby, you can sign up to Plunket on our website and someone in your...
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Every family in New Zealand is entitled to free Plunket visits
Sahra Swart
Tania Hill
Emma Morrison
Plunket New Zealand
Plunket New Zealand
06/25/2017 at 22:12. Facebook
A product recall has been issued for the Britax B-Safe 35 Chest Clip.

The product has been recalled because the chest clip may release small parts during use which may pose a choking hazard. The infant car seat can continue to be used safely by removing the chest clip or by continued monitoring of the centre tab of the chest clip for signs of breakage.

WHAT TO DO?

Stop using your B-Safe...
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A product recall has been issued for the Britax BSafe 35 Chest Clip
Brie Liberty
Plunket New Zealand
Plunket New Zealand
06/25/2017 at 03:00. Facebook
Ngā mihi o te tau hou! Happy Matariki!

Today marks the beginning of Matariki, the Māori New Year.

The Māori New Year begins with the reappearance and first rising of the Matariki (also known as the Pleiades) star cluster, signalling the beginning of our Matariki celebrations.

It's a good time to reflect on your place in the world, to re-awaken old skills or try out new one, and to set...
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Ngā mihi o te tau hou Happy Matariki Today marks the beginning
Plunket New Zealand
Plunket New Zealand
06/23/2017 at 03:20. Facebook
So proud of our community partners The Warehouse for their proactive support of breastfeeding mothers.

Are there any places in particular you’ve found are really breastfeeding-friendly? Give them a shout-out below.

#NormaliseBreastfeeding

[ Stuff.co.nz Link ]
So proud of our community partners The Warehouse for their proactive support

Breastfeeding friendly policy pays off for Warehouse

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Claire Trundle
Kimberley Richards
Moe Andrew
Plunket New Zealand
Plunket New Zealand
06/21/2017 at 09:00. Facebook
That's all for the chat today! Thank you to everyone who tuned in and asked questions. We hope you all enjoyed today's chat.

If we didn't get around to answering your question don't worry, we will get back to you in the next 24 hours with an answer.

Have a wonderful night everyone! :)
Thats all for the chat today Thank you to everyone who tuned
Plunket New Zealand
Plunket New Zealand
06/21/2017 at 08:00. Facebook
We are here with PlunketLine Advisor Elaine and National Safety Advisor Sue to chat about keeping your family well and safe during winter until 9pm!

Post any questions you have below or private message us. We will start off by answering some of the questions we have already received.
We are here with PlunketLine Advisor Elaine and National Safety Advisor Sue
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Nicola Edlington
Alexis Peters
Plunket New Zealand
Plunket New Zealand
06/21/2017 at 06:00. Facebook
Don't forget we have our Facebook chat on "keeping the family safe and well during winter" tonight!

Would you like some tips and strategies on how to keep your children safe and well during winter? Do you have some questions about how you could do this?

Comment your questions below, or private message us and we will get back to you during the chat.
Dont forget we have our Facebook chat on keeping the family safe
Winter is here and this means cold weather and more time inside with your littlies! Injuries and illnesses are more prevalent during the colder months, so it is especially important during this time to think about how to keep children safe and well.

Would you like some tips and strategies on how to keep your children safe and well during winter? Do you have some questions about how you could...
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Winter is here and this means cold weather and more time inside
Jess Hale
Rowena Kavaliku
Melissa Prout
Happy National Volunteer Week!

Thank you to all of our wonderful Plunket volunteers who give their time to support families across NZ.

Volunteers founded Plunket in 1907 to ‘help the mothers and save the babies’ and 110 years later, volunteers are still crucial to Plunket services.

From running parent support groups to helping out with Parenting Education courses, our volunteers really...
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Happy National Volunteer Week Thank you to all of our wonderful Plunket
Winter is here and this means cold weather and more time inside with your littlies! Injuries and illnesses are more prevalent during the colder months, so it is especially important during this time to think about how to keep children safe and well.

Would you like some tips and strategies on how to keep your children safe and well during winter? Do you have some questions about how you could...
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Winter is here and this means cold weather and more time inside

Facebook chat: Winter safety and health

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Juna Shrestha
This #FeelGoodFriday we’d love it if you could share a photo of a special moment with your little one.

Kids grow up fast, and it’s nice to take a minute to appreciate these special moments. We guarantee it’ll give you warm fuzzies.

Post your photos in the comments section below.
This FeelGoodFriday wed love it if you could share a photo of
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Amie Baxter
Emma Dennison
Coffee. Getting parents through the day since ages ago.

Plunket facilitate Coffee Groups all across New Zealand for parents to connect and share experiences in a fun, relaxed environment.

They’re also a great opportunity for children to interact with each other and begin to develop social skills.

Find out what Parent Groups (there’s more than just Coffee Groups) are available near you on...
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Coffee Getting parents through the day since ages ago
Plunket supports mums and dads, and this Men's Health Week NZ we wanted to share an awesome resource for dads called Great Fathers.

[ Greatfathers.org.nz Link ]

It has lots of really helpful info on becoming a dad – including practical advice on how to deal with sleep deprivation and going down to one income, what to do with a crying baby, and some insightful info on breastfeeding and...
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Plunket supports mums and dads and this Mens Health Week NZ we
Are you a parent of child between 3-5 years old? Would you like to share your thoughts on children’s social behaviour?

Cara from the University of Canterbury has put together a quick survey for anyone interested in participating in research around this. You can check out the survey here: [ Qualtrics.com Link ]

For more information contact Cara at cara.swit@canterbury.ac.nz.
Are you a parent of child between 35 years old Would you
Krystal Clarke
Brigid Wilkinson
Sarah Alice-Eva Glen
Want to go in the draw to WIN 1 of 30 $160 Morning Tea prize packs?

Our friends at Wattie's are running a give away as a fundraiser for Plunket's 1000 days to raise a bundle campaign!

Simply register your coffee group on the ForBaby New Zealand website and make a $3 txt donation to Plunket to go in the draw to WIN 1 of 30 $160 Morning Tea prize packs including a starting solids pack for each...
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Want to go in the draw to WIN 1 of 30 160 Morning Tea prize packs
Happy 25th anniversary Huggies New Zealand Thank you for supporting Plunket and Kiwi kids for a quarter of a century! ❤

#MakeTimeForHugs #DreamTeam

Plunket and Huggies: [ Huggies.co.nz Link ]

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Anne-marie Tamblyn
Colgate Parent Prize Pack Giveaway!

Hot on the heels of yesterday's "Oral Health" Facebook chat we have a Colgate prize pack to give away to two lucky winners. Each prize pack includes:
-1 x Colgate Slim Soft Charcoal Toothbrush
-1 x Colgate Cavity Protection Toothpaste
-1 x Colgate Mint Waxed Dental Floss 25m
-1x Colgate Total Mouthwash

To enter just comment your favourite tip from...
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Colgate Parent Prize Pack Giveaway Hot on the heels of yesterdays Oral
Megan Evans
Tuia Halasili
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