Karitane is where Sir Truby King, who founded the Plunket Society
in 1907, lived and worked.
Since 2011, an extended Well Child/Tamariki Ora (WC/TO) service has been provided through the Royal New Zealand Plunket Society
(Inc) (Plunket) to vulnerable teenage mothers in Hawke's Bay.
The Royal New Zealand Plunket Society
(known as Plunket) provides well child services to 90% of children and their families nationwide, and to 65% of Maori children born in 2010 (Royal New Zealand Plunket Society
For example, he wore navy dungarees with a yacht design on the front for his "crawlabout" at a creche organised by The Royal New Zealand Plunket Society
at Government House in Wellington.
$1,840 will purchase additional infant and child seats for the Te Anau and Fiordland Plunket Society
s Southland Area car seat service.
The Plunket Society
, in New Zealand, organized one of the earliest known efforts to promote reading to children, in 1907.
In 1907 King founded The Royal New Zealand Society for the Health of Women and Children, now commonly known as the Plunket Society
after the Society's patroness, Lady Plunket.
The history of Plunket, seen through Lynda Bryder's eyes ("'Plunket's Secret Army': The Royal New Zealand Plunket Society
and the State"), reinforces Tennant's argument that voluntary agencies are creatures of their times, with the associated strengths and frailties.
Before joining the ministry, Hussey worked for 17 years for the Plunket Society
in clinical and policy roles, supporting maternal child work and the Children's Action Plan.
The ideology of perfect motherhood was played out in the suburban streets and back roads of most towns and cities throughout the country with mothers expected to spend their time at home with their children, adhering to what was now seen as the normal 'scientific' approach to child rearing and child birth advocated by the Royal New Zealand Plunket Society
The pilot service was a Royal New Zealand Plunket Society
(Inc) (Plunket) initiative to improve the engagement of Hawke's Bay teenage mothers in the WC/TO service and to better meet their parenting needs.
THE FORMER head of the Royal New Zealand Plunket Society
and a Catholic nursing sister who gave many years of service to the Mary Potter Hospice in Wellington have both received Queen's Birthday honours.