There is nothing in the world quite like the free service Whānau Āwhina Plunket offers to Kiwi whānau.
In this section you can find out about: our origin, our vision to make the difference of a lifetime in the first 1000 days, accreditations, our fantastic supporters, and The Plunket Foundation.
Whānau Āwhina Plunket and services
Our vision and mission
Tamariki and whānau are at the heart of everything we do at Whānau Āwhina Plunket.
Whānau Āwhina Plunket is proud of our long history of helping tamariki and whānau across New Zealand.
Lady Victoria Plunket
(1810 – 1919), Kāi Tahu, Kāti Mamoe, Kāti Huirapa
(1842 – 1924), Kāti Huirapa, Kāi Tahu
We are proud to be accredited through several organisations that recognise our qualifications to deliver services and support whānau across Aotearoa.
The Plunket Foundation is a Charitable Trust established to raise much needed funds for Whānau Āwhina Plunket so we can help to make the difference of a lifetime for all families and their tamariki.
Te Rautaki Māori
Our Māori Strategy, Te Rautaki Māori – Ngā Pae o te Harakeke.