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June 2024 North West Caregiver News

June 2024 North West Caregiver News

June 2024 North West Caregiver NewsEbony Phillips North West Regional Coordinator M: 027 501 0394Kia ora North West Caregivers, We welcome winter this month, and as much as I love the crisp air, warm porridge, and winter sports, I admit I do not look forward to the...

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April 2024 North West Caregiver News

April 2024 North West Caregiver News

April 2024 North West Caregiver NewsEbony Phillips North West Regional Coordinator M: 027 501 0394Tēnā koutou katoa, It has been a great month of fun, interaction, and connection. To all those who attended our Foster Care Awareness Week events within the Lower North,...

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North West News – July 2023

North West News – July 2023

Ebony Phillips North West Regional Coordinator 027 501 0394Kia ora to all the North West members! I have had a whirlwind of a ride these past couple of months, but the experience has been amazing. Travelling the West Coast has been an unfamiliar territory to me. ...

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North West News – May 2023

North West News – May 2023

Stephanie James-Sadler National Support Manager 0800 693 323Kia ora everyone, In April ‘Snippets’ I spoke about the recruitment process for a Regional Coordinator to support you, our North West Caregiver members.  I am excited to introduce to you Ebony Phillips. ...

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North West News – April 2023

North West News – April 2023

Stephanie James-Sadler National Support Manager 0800 693 323Kia ora everyone, We hope everyone received our little gift in the mail in early March.  It contained a shopping list magnet which has a note about our PACE therapeutic parenting model.  (If you would like to...

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North West News – March 2023

North West News – March 2023

Kia ora everyone, Our thoughts are with everyone that has been affected by the weather events a couple of weeks ago.  We hope you are all able to access the type of support you need.  If any of you find this situation has caused real tension or stress in your caring...

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North West News – February 2023

North West News – February 2023

Kia ora koutou, Welcome to 2023! The year is well underway with many schools heading back this week and Waitangi Day fast approaching. Good on you for making it through the school holidays. This time of year can feel really intense for adults and children alike....

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North West News – December 2022

North West News – December 2022

Here we are in December… wow, it's amazing that we’ll be in 2023 very soon. I hope you get the chance to put your feet up after all the Christmas events and celebrations.  I know I’m certainly looking forward to the break. Coming up this weekend are the Family Fun...

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North West News – October 2022

North West News – October 2022

Kia ora everyone, You’ll have noticed it’s lighter in the mornings and it’s getting darker later in the evenings. Yes, Spring is upon us. I hope you’re managing to get your tamariki (children) to bed with the changes. Daylight Savings bring! It can be a tough time for...

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North West News – September 2022

North West News – September 2022

Kia ora everyone What a month August was; and the weather events we survived!  I know some don’t go in for climate change but I have to say... Aotearoa (and the rest of the world) is experiencing some extreme weather events.  Our backyard is sodden... just as well we...

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North West News – August 2022

North West News – August 2022

Kia ora everyone As we announced in last month’s Snippets we have changed the boundaries for the North West region to now go as far south as Foxton, over to Shannon, encompassing the Manawatu towns. I would therefore like to welcome our new caregiver members who have...

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North West News – July 2022

North West News – July 2022

Kia ora tatou, Ko Gavin toku ingoa. Hi, I'm Gavin, the new Regional Coordinator for North-West.  I have a background in nursing.  I’ve had a lot of roles providing support and education to patients, their whānau, and fellow health professionals. I have had a lot of...

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North West News – June 2022

North West News – June 2022

Kia ora everyone How did we arrive six months already into this year!  WOW! Time just doesn’t seem to be flying by but racing by! Has anyone been taking up the opportunity to meet other Caregivers online with our virtual groups that meet monthly on a Tuesday – day and...

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North West News – May 2022

North West News – May 2022

Kia ora everyone This month we celebrate Mother’s Day (Whakamihia te rā o te Māmā), thanking those women (wahine) who have held mothering roles in our lives.  The positive influencer, caring organiser,  empathetic listener are just some of the attributes we identify...

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North West News – April 2022

North West News – April 2022

Kia ora everyone I don’t know what its been like in your community, town and city recently but in ours, its been very quiet. People have been dealing with making sure their own whanau has endured this virus as it impacts services, product delivery and shopping items...

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North West News – March 2022

Kia ora everyone  Wow, we’ve landed in March already. I hope you have been keeping well and trying to manage as best you can in these changeable times that we’re living in. Keep yourself and your whānau safe. If you need an ear, some support or advocacy, I am only a...

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