Calendar

Nov
17
Sun
Xmas Party (Tauranga)
Nov 17 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

We would like to invite you to our annual Xmas Party at the lovely Oropi Hot Pools! We have a really great time every year so if you’ve never been before, why not join us this time?

For any queries please contact Jane on 0508 236 236 or email cbop@parent2parent.org.nz

Click here to RSVP

Nov
19
Tue
Interactive Music Group (Christchurch)
Nov 19 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Join Parent to Parent and the Early Intervention Team every 3 weeks during term time as we encourage your toddler to explore their joy of music in a relaxed setting with other like minded families.
Limited parking is available at CCS.
All welcome!
If you have any questions contact Jo on 022 088 0327 or email gtrcanterbury@parent2parent.org.nz

Coffee Group (Queenstown)
Nov 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

This coffee group is for parents of any aged child that with a disability or health impairment.
Come have a complimentary coffee on us and meet other parents of children with different abilities in a relaxed and informal environment. You can drop in for as long or as short a time as suits you.
All welcome.
If you have any questions contact MaryAnn on 027 808 3179  or email southland@parent2parent.org.nz

Nov
20
Wed
Renew Connect & Reflect Workshop (Northland)
Nov 20 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Parent to Parent’s Renew, Connect & Reflect workshop will help you and other families caring for a child with a disability, significant health issue or extra needs on their parenting journey, providing renewed energy, new connections and new ideas.

Workshop topics include:

  • Growing your support networks
  • Building a resilient family
  • Coping with stress
  • Understanding the effect of grief

It is a great opportunity to reflect on how far you have come and connect with other parents in your area.

Admin fee: $15.00 (non-refundable)
Details on how to pay is provided upon registration. Grants are available to cover this cost on request.

Refreshments are provided.

For more information please contact Don on 0508 236 236 or email northland@parent2parent.org.nz

Click here to register

Many thanks to the Whangarei District Council for supporting this event.

 

Coffee Support Group (Hastings)
Nov 20 @ 9:15 am – 10:45 am

So excited to announce that we have started regular coffee support groups! I would like to meet families new and old to catch up and see if there is any support I can offer.

We will shout your 1st coffee/drink or slice too 🙂

Does your child/teenager/young adult have a disability, special need or health impairment? Would you like to meet other parents? Share experiences? Access information? Get support and meet new friends?

Come along and meet other parents of children with different abilities in a relaxed and informal coffee group. You can drop in for as long or as short a time as suits you.
All welcome, no need to RSVP.

Meet-ups are once a month for this year and looking at extending that with different times next year. You are welcome to just come along and or let Blanche know 020 40118711 or email hawkesbay@parent2parent.org.nz and she will welcome you to the group!

Just ask at the counter to point you in my direction on your arrival.

Hope to see you there!

Coffee Group (Gore)
Nov 20 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

This coffee group is for parents of any aged child that with a disability or health impairment.
Come have a complimentary coffee on us and meet other parents of children with different abilities in a relaxed and informal environment. You can drop in for as long or as short a time as suits you.
All welcome.
If you have any questions contact MaryAnn on 027 808 3179  or email southland@parent2parent.org.nz

Nov
22
Fri
Coffee Group (Christchurch)
Nov 22 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

This coffee group is for parents of any aged child that with a disability or health impairment.
Come have a complimentary coffee on us and meet other parents of children with different abilities in a relaxed and informal environment. You can drop in for as long or as short a time as suits you.
All welcome.
If you have any questions contact Jo on 022 088 0327 or email gtrcanterbury@parent2parent.org.nz

Whānau Awhi Swim Group (Whakatane)
Nov 22 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm

Support your child in the water, help them build confidence and learn new skills. 

We invite you to join us every Friday for this unique swimming group for families who have children with disabilities and health impairments. 

You know your child best and what their needs are in the water. Jump in and meet other families who walk a similar path to your own, support each other in a non-judgemental environment and make new friends.  

Friday November 8th! Swimming NZ is doing a lesson on water safety/survival skills to up-skill parents and offer tips and tricks.

These swimming sessions are made possible thanks to Kiwi Sport. 

For any queries please contact Jane on 0508 236 236 or email cbop@parent2parent.org.nz

Click here to RSVP

Nov
23
Sat
Christmas Celebration (Southland)
Nov 23 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Christmas celebrations are on!

Free food, drinks, gifts for the kids, bumperballs, Sparks the Clown and Santa himself await you at our end-of-year Christmas bash.

Please RSVP by Monday 11 November and provide names and ages of all people attending so gifts can be arranged for the kids.
Dietary requirement information needed also.

Click here to RSVP

Please note this event is for families caring for people with disabilities and health issues.

If you would like more information, please contact MaryAnn on 03 214 3179 or email southland@parent2parent.org.nz

Many thanks to Rapid Relief Team NZ for supporting this event. 

Nov
26
Tue
ADHD Parent Support Group (Nelson)
Nov 26 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

This friendly parent support group is a monthly get-together hosted by Parent to Parent and CAMHS.

Parent’s share in each other’s wisdom where they can access information or advice and talk about challenges faced by families who experience ADHD.

Contact Parent to Parent if interested in the Motueka Group.

Professionals or community resource people are invited from time to time to share their knowledge with the group.

For more info or to RSVP please contact regional coordinator Sarah Whittle at nelson@parent2parent.org.nz or phone 020 4010 9478.

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