When we think of the word poverty most of us probably picture children in countries overseas we have seen on our television screens hundreds of times. Their level of deprivation is extreme and visually confronting and it can be hard to put this into...November 12, 12:52 pm
Mmm this conjures up images of hearty tomato soup, hot toast and lashings of butter. A real comfort meal many kiwis love to enjoy in winter. At KidsCan we recently found out that sadly 'red soup' is something very different for many children in pove...October 21, 12:29 pm
As a child I had everything I needed growing up, three meals a day, warm clothing and of course shoes.I can remember summer and winter days where I would take my shoes off, (as we Kiwis do) and run around barefoot. In New Zealand that’s a great part...September 26, 12:20 pm
For more than 60 years, Kennards Hire has been a well-known and much loved name amongst tradespeople and DIY enthusiasts throughout Australia. Combining high quality tools and equipment with high quality advice, Kennards are in the business of makin...September 18, 6:15 pm
Te Puna Oranga is Waikato District Health Board’s (DHB’s) Māori Health service and has been operating within the Waikato region for 10 years.Within this time, it has built a reputation as one of the leading specialists in developing targeted strateg...August 29, 2:22 pm
Almost eight years ago, after hearing continuous media reports about New Zealand children going without the basics, I commissioned an evaluation in 80 low decile schools. I wanted to find out just how widespread the problem was and how it was affect...August 6, 4:06 pm
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