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Advocating for the best start

Since we began in 1907, Plunket has been a strong and effective advocate working to improve child health and well being in the context of their families and communities. This work is made possible through the generous support of our sponsors and the commitment of volunteers.

This work is done through:

This helps ensure legislation and policies that affect children and families are based on evidence of what works for child and family health and wellbeing. Informing the media through media releases also helps to keep children’s needs and related issues top of the public’s mind.

Advocacy issues

See what Plunket is currently advocating on, or view our archive.

Join our advocacy group

If you would like to help ensure better outcomes for children and their families, please contact us.


Please donate online if you’d like to support Plunket’s advocacy work.


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