Mental Health Resources and Advice

The series 13 Reasons Why that screened last year, was widely watched by young people. It explored topics of suicide, sexual assault, bullying and other issues that are more commonly experienced by young people.

The Mental Health Foundation shared some proactive resources and advice for parents in the anticipation of the release.  Please click onto the website link below to access these.


Ministry marks International Day of the Midwife

News article

03 May 2018

The Ministry of Health is thanking midwives for their commitment to providing New Zealanders with high-quality care ahead of International Day of the Midwife on Saturday.

This year’s theme is ‘Midwives leading the way with quality care’.

A recent study commissioned by the Ministry of Health found no difference in risk-adjusted mortality rates among New Zealand midwives, regardless of the number of years they have been practicing.