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This same system has been working effectively in other parts of the country for several years and it's about time Northland caught up.
Healthy Homes are Northland's biggest installer of the Warm Up New Zealand, Healthy Homes insulation programme. Since 2011 we have fitted over 8000 homes with quality, eco friendly insulation.
Quitline New Zealand
For help to quit smoking for your health and your baby's health.
"I am not the type of person to ask for help and my saving grace was the blog on the Quiline website. I can honestly say I would still be smoking if it wasn't for the website."
Family Start is a home visiting programme that focuses on improving children's growth and health, learning and relationships, family circumstances, environment and safety. Family Start helps families and whanau who are struggling with challenges or problems that make it harder for them to care for their baby or young child.
The New Zealand College of Midwives (the NZCOM) is the professional organisation and recognised ‘voice’ for midwives and student midwives in New Zealand (for more information about the establishment of the NZCOM).
The Midwifery Council of New Zealand is responsible for the protection of the health and safety of women and babies during the childbirth process by providing mechanisms to ensure that midwives are competent and fit to practise midwifery.
Home Birth Aotearoa is the national organisation representing the many local associations throughout Aotearoa / New Zealand. Home Birth Aotearoa supports and celebrates home birth and provides birthing women and whanau with information about the home birth options.
La Bassine™ - inflatable birth pool - from "Made In Water" ... I am passionate about promoting water birth from having supported women using water for their .
Breastfeeding is simple and natural if you know how to do it and what to expect. So what’s the secret of successful breastfeeding?
Maggie Banks, author of "Breech Birth, Woman-Wise" and "Home Birth Bound" which can be ordered from the site.
A coalition of groups working to establish the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative, and for breastfeeding to become the cultural norm; includes information on their baby friendly initiative.
Visits with a nurse or kaiawhina. Car seat Rental, Parent Eduction, Parent Groups, Plunketline 24/7 0800 933 922
Tamariki Ora/Well Child Services - Hauora Whanui (Whangarei)
General enquires 0800 737 573
Learn about pregnancy, labour and life with a new baby. Led by diploma-qualified Childbirth Educators.
Office : 09 438 2602. Mobile 021 161 8483
13 Whaka Street, Raumanga, Whangarei
PAFT (Parents as first teachers)
Trained Parent Educators will provide regular home visits to share information, practical ideas and give guidance as your child grows and develops. Times for home visitings by the Parent Educator will be arranged to suit you and your family.
Office : 09 438 7989. Mobile 021 205 3202
Breastfeeding Naturally is a DVD that follows nine women on their breastfeeding journey. It includes tips for successful breastfeeding and shows the realities of breastfeeding for women and their families.
Welcome to BabyWebNZ, a free New Zealand owned and operated information directory. As a Mum. Midwife and Childbirth Educator, I have found the web a great place for finding out information.
TEN's Machine Hire
TENS has a rapidly growing reputation as on e of the safest, most effective forms of pain control available to women during childbirth. The treatment is widely approved and recommended by medical professionals and it allows you to experience a mobile, drug-free labour, with personal control over your pain relief.
TENS units supply gentle, electrical impulses through your skin via four self-adhesive electrode pads positioned on your back.
These gentle impulses attack pain in two ways:
No harm to baby.
Drug free pain control, No side effects or drowsiness, Used at home when contractions start, can be used with other methods/drugs, proven up to 80% effective for reducing labour pain and no invasive, giving freedom to move and walk around.
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