Calendar

Oct
19
Tue
Coffee Group (Rotorua)
Oct 19 @ 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 Breanna on 027 808 3952 or email centrallakes@parent2parent.org.nz

Oct
20
Wed
Parent Support Group (North Canterbury)
Oct 20 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Grab a free coffee and chat with other parents and carers who know what it’s like to care for a disabled child, a neurodiverse child, or a child with health impairments.

Parent to Parent hosts monthly Parent Support Groups in North Canterbury during the school term, to support carers and parents just like you. These groups are a safe space for family and whānau to share their experiences, their challenges, their triumphs, and to learn from each other in an open and 100% judgement-free environment. No topic is too ‘weird’, no question too ‘out there’. We get it, and we are here to help.

So if you’d like to share a struggle, celebrate a success, raise a concern, or simply have a cuppa and chat with other parents and carers in your area, you are always welcome at our Parent Support Group. Children are welcome too! Drop in for as long or as short a time as you want. And did we mention there’s free coffee??

Event details:

Time: 9:30am—11:30am
Venue: The Office Café, Old School Collective, 1429 Main North Rd, Waikuku

Feel free to just show up on the day!

Coffee Group (Taupo)
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 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 Breanna on 027 808 3952 or email centrallakes@parent2parent.org.nz

Whānau Awhi Parent Support Group on ZOOM (Ōpōtiki & Whakatāne)
Oct 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Are you the parent or carer of a disabled child or a child with a health impairment? Do you live in Ōpōtiki or Whakātane? We’d love to see you on Zoom for our Whānau Awhi group.

Parent to Parent hosts monthly Whānau Awhi groups in Ōpōtiki and Whakātane to support the parents or carers of disabled children, neurodiverse children, or children with health impairments.

As well as providing a safe space for parents and carers to share their experiences, their challenges, and their triumphs, this Whānau Awhi group focuses on fundraising to provide family days and other events for their whānau in the Ōpōtiki and Whakatāne region.

Children are very welcome too! We hope to see you online for our next Whānau Awhi group.

Event details:

Time: 7pm—8:30pm
Venue: Join us remotely on Zoom
Who: Parents / carers of disabled or neurodiverse children, or children with health impairments.

Oct
26
Tue
Parent Support Group (Lower Hutt)
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

This coffee group is for parents of any aged child that has a disability or health impairment and provides a great way to meet other parents walking a similar path to your own. Come and have a complimentary coffee on us in a relaxed and informal environment!  You can drop in for as long or as short a time as suits you.
All welcome.
Meet ups are every last Tuesday of the month excluding school holidays. If you have any questions contact Sue on 027 808 3947  or email wellington@parent2parent.org.nz

Oct
28
Thu
Parent Support Group (Papamoa)
Oct 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Grab a free coffee and chat with other parents and carers who know what it’s like to care for a disabled child, a neurodiverse child, or a child with health impairments.

Parent to Parent hosts monthly Parent Support Groups in Papamoa to support carers and parents just like you. These groups are a safe space for family and whānau to share their experiences, their challenges, their triumphs, and to learn from each other in an open and 100% judgement-free environment. No topic is too ‘weird’, no question too ‘out there’. We get it, and we are here to help.

So if you’d like to share a struggle, celebrate a success, raise a concern, or simply have a cuppa and chat with other parents and carers in your area, you are always welcome at our Parent Support Group. Children are welcome too! Drop in for as long or as short a time as you want. And did we mention there’s free coffee??

Event details

Time: 6:30pm—8pm
Venue: Papa Mo’s Bar and Grill, 4 Golden Sands Drive, Golden Sands, Papamoa

Feel free to just show up on the day!

Oct
29
Fri
FASD Support Group (Dunedin)
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

This coffee group is for parents of any aged child with Foetal Alcohol Syndrome.
Come have a complimentary hot drink on us and meet other parents walking a similar path to your own. You can drop in for as long or as short a time as suits you.
Meetings are every last Friday of the month.
If you have any queries please contact Sheryl Davies on 0508 236 236 or email otago@parent2parent.org.nz

Parent Support Group (Oamaru)
Oct 29 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Grab a free coffee and chat with other parents and carers who know what it’s like to care for a disabled child, a neurodiverse child, or a child with health impairments.

Parent to Parent hosts monthly Parent Support Groups in Oamaru to support carers and parents just like you. These groups are a safe space for family and whānau to share their experiences, their challenges, their triumphs, and to learn from each other in an open and 100% judgement-free environment. No topic is too ‘weird’, no question too ‘out there’. We get it, and we are here to help.

So if you’d like to share a struggle, celebrate a success, raise a concern, or simply have a cuppa and chat with other parents and carers in your area, you are always welcome at our Parent Support Group. Children are welcome too! Drop in for as long or as short a time as you want. And did we mention there’s free coffee??

Event details:

Time: 10:30am—12:30pm
Venue: Eveline Presbyterian Church, 424 Thames Highway, Oamaru

Feel free to just show up on the day!

Parent Support Group (Dunedin)
Oct 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Grab a free coffee and chat with other parents and carers who know what it’s like to care for a disabled child, a neurodiverse child, or a child with health impairments.

Parent to Parent hosts monthly Parent Support Groups in Dunedin to support carers and parents just like you. These groups are a safe space for family and whānau to share their experiences, their challenges, their triumphs, and to learn from each other in an open and 100% judgement-free environment. No topic is too ‘weird’, no question too ‘out there’. We get it, and we are here to help.

So if you’d like to share a struggle, celebrate a success, raise a concern, or simply have a cuppa and chat with other parents and carers in your area, you are always welcome at our Parent Support Group. Children are welcome too! Drop in for as long or as short a time as you want. And did we mention there’s free coffee??

Event details:

Time: 7pm—9pm
Venue: CCS Disability Action Staff Room, 30 Portsmouth Drive, Dunedin

Feel free to just show up on the day!

Nov
2
Tue
Coffee Group (Hamilton)
Nov 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

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?  Then come and have a free coffee with us at the Columbus Coffee!
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 every 6-8 weeks. Never been before? let Helen know 020 164 1133 or email waikato@parent2parent.org.nz and she will welcome you to the group!