The Neonatal Trust NZ - Making a difficult start to life that little bit easier.
The Neonatal Trust's main focus is to support parents by helping them through what is usually an extremely traumatic time. The Trust provides parent support services to allow Mums and Dads a brief respite from the daily routine of neonatal life. Many parents spend long periods of time caring for their infants in the NICU, that this support and the social events provided can help with the loneliness felt by many.
NZ Action on Pre-Eclampsia
Educate, inform and advise the public and health professionals about the prevalence, nature and risks of pre-eclampsia. To campaign for greater public awareness of the disease and for action to improve methods of detection and treatment. To provide support for women who have suffered pre-eclampsia, and their families. To promote research into the causes of the disease and appropriate screening techniques and treatment methods.
Preeclampsia Awareness New Zealand
A new closed facebook group for New Zealands who have suffered from Preeclampsia
Promoting information and support for parents of premature babies and multiples. Plus online store.
Preemiehelp.com is an internet-based information and community resource created by qualified preemie experts for healthcare professionals, parents, friends, and family interested in, or affected by, premature birth.
Real advice from preemie moms
BabyCues - Nurture with Nature
BabyCues empowers parents, teaching practical, responsive know-how that establishes calm and fosters attachment by nurturing baby alongside their natural, biological capabilities while fully understanding their intimate communication.
Eats on Feets - Woman-to-Woman Milk Sharing
Eats on Feets connects mothers with extra breastmilk to families who would like breastmilk for their child. The service is simple. A family will request for milk, or offer some, and we help connect them with a donor/recipient. To offer/request, you can post onto our Facebook wall, or message our Facebook page for anonymity. Non-Facebook users can use the forum for New Zealand at www.eatsonfeets.org
Neonatal Unity for Mothers and Babies (NUMB)
Advocate for mothers to stay with their premature and very sick newborns.
Keep Em Cookin - Prevent Preterm Birth
Keep ’Em Cookin’ is an educational organization that gives pregnant women the greatest opportunity to prevent preterm birth by providing them with current information on high-risk pregnancy and by offering them an online bed rest support group.
Baby & Beyond Post-Natal Consultants
Wellington based business supporting and nurturing parents and babies. Specializing in newborns they are also able to come direct to your home. Special rate for Early Buds, 20% off. Drop them an enquiry on their website or find them on facebook.
OsteOasis Osteopathic Clinic
Osteopathy is a gentle, effective form of treatment that can help to alleviate traumas sustained by mother or child during the birthing process as well as common complaints such as colic, feeding problems, sleeping issues, reflux and much more. Rebecca from OsteOasis is an experienced and skilled practitioner who is passionate about helping children and supporting families.
Lil Aussie Prems Foundation - Supporting Preemie Families Online
Their forum is a supportive and relaxed community for families who have been touched by prematurity reaching parents from not only Australia but also worldwide.