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We are New Zealand's largest provider of support services for the development, health and wellbeing of children under 5. Plunket works together with families and communities, to ensure the best start for every child. Whānau āwhina - caring for families.
We provide support services for the development, health and wellbeing of children under 5. We work together with families and communities, to ensure the best start for every child
Plunket’s Online Collector is in its third year this
Appeal and each year Plunket teams get more and more savvy
with how they use it. This year our top 10 collectors
raised more than *$11,150* between them. That's 46% of the
Easter is coming up and while it’s bound to be a weekend
of fun, we’re urging families to think about kids’
safety in the car this weekend. Plunket have come up with six tips to help keep your
children safe in the car while travelling this weekend. 6 ways to keep your child safe
Take your child with you when you leave the car, even if you
are only going to be away for a few minutes.
Evenflo, manufacturer of child restraints has issued a
voluntary recall notice for selected models of car seats and
booster seats. This recall relates to seats with a crotch buckle that may
become resistant to unlatching (undoing) over time due to
exposure to various items such as food and drinks. Difficulty in releasing the buckle in an emergency situation
where prompt exit from the vehicle was necessary could
increase the risk of injury.