Plunket

Crammed in to support

Crammed in to support

Plunket The Big Pram Jam boosted the coffers of Plunket branches in Cromwell, Alexandra and Wanaka this week.

Campaign promotes safe sleep for babies

Campaign promotes safe sleep for babies

Babies are suffocating and need their own safe sleeping space, University of Auckland School of Population health programme manager Keith Gell says.

Cool result

 Cool result

Queenstown Plunket members (from left) administrator Ella Wilson, mother Meronea Nathan, Tamaraukura Watson (2), Ryley Fish (3) and receptionist Belinda Ricketts gratefully accept a cheque for $2150 from barman Jeremy Wynyard at Minus 5 Ice Bar on Steamer Wharf yesterday.

Baby goods snapped up at Trash to Treasure

Baby goods snapped up at Trash to Treasure

Mums and mums-to-be rushed to the Queenstown Primary School hall on Saturday morning to buy baby goods.

Plunket in need of volunteers

Plunket in need of volunteers

Volunteers are desperately needed to keep Arrowtown Plunket running.

Advice on keeping babies safe, warm

Advice on keeping babies safe, warm

Parents need not worry about keeping babies at a safe temperature if they follow easy guidelines, child care professionals say.

Plunket in need of volunteers

Arrowtown Plunket is in desperate need of new committee members and volunteers.

Early childhood teachers, Plunket back parental leave Bill

Plunket and the early childhood teacher union NZEI are backing the Parental Leave and Employment Protection (Six Months' Paid Leave) Amendment Bill that would extend paid parental leave from 14 weeks to six months, despite the Government's intention to kill it because of financial constraints.

Plunket appoints new president

Plunket appoints new president

Twenty-nine years ago, Oamaru woman Tristine Clark walked into Plunket in Tokarahi after the birth of her first son.

Plunket auction raises $10,566

Plunket auction raises $10,566

Arrowtown Plunket now has $10,566 to spend on a much needed upgrade of its outdoor play area, following its inaugural art auction "Collections from the Fridge Door to Gallery Wall" at Artbay Gallery, on Saturday night.

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