Midwives who empower women and offer traditional cultural practices to assist them in bringing new life into the world.
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The Dragon Pearl
Josh and Ling were expecting a boring vacation visiting each of their parents at an archaeological dig in China. But the new friends soon discover they're right in the middle of an adventure when they find a Chinese Golden Dragon.
Anne of Green Gables
Author L.M. Montgomery's spirited heroine, Anne Shirley, faces numerous milestones, including first sleepovers, culinary misadventures and shifting relationships, all while embracing her inquisitive nature.
My Māori Midwife
My Māori Midwives, aim to empower women and offer traditional cultural practices to assist families on one of the most significant experiences of their life.
Stan Walker urges whānau to talk about sexual abuse and family violence
In his new book released today, Stan hopes to influence whānau to stop intergenerational abuse. He also talks about the challenges he's experienced working in the music industry.
New Māori-led family violence service opens up
A Māori-led service has opened with the aim of reducing family violence.
Women's Refuge CEO: Family violence incidents going unreported
New data shows a significant increase in "family harm" incidents across the country, since the commencement of Alert level 4 lockdown on March 26th. Counties/Manukau and Northland are of the most affected regions in the country.
Masters graduate dreams of running kura for young māmā
The dream of one day running a school for teenage mothers is a step closer to becoming a reality for a young Māori mother. Today, Miria Haora of Ngāti Whātua and Tauranga Moana descent graduated with a Masters of Education degree from Te Wānanga o Raukawa.
Womens rights to an abortion
Women's sovereignty over their own bodies was the call today from the hundreds who showed up at parliament grounds in support of women's reproductive rights. The protesters want to see significant changes to laws pertaining to abortion. However, some disagree.
Caregivers of disabled family members to be paid
Parents and partners of people with high support needs will soon be paid more to care for their family members as part of changes to funded family care. Pay rates will increase from minimum wage to a rate of between $20.50 and $25.50 per hour.