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Feedback from our Discovering Fatherhood Correspondence Course

This course was amazing.  I found all the information very insightful and interesting, it definitely kept me looking forward to the next modules coming in the mail.  I really enjoyed learning all the different stages of growth in our children and what's happening in the brain at those stages.  Also working out what my parenting style was, will I feel, really help me be the best dad I can be.  The team at Kidz Need Dadz were very diligent and informative.  They showed me ...

March 29, 2022

Chris Bowden Talk, Wellington March 2022

His talk focused on the importance of Dads for children and young people's development. Chris has lectured in the School of Education at Victoria University of Wellington since 2004. He teaches in courses that focus on human development, adolescent and youth development and child and adolescent mental health.  Early in his career he managed a national research project on resiliency the role of early childhood education in supporting the development of family/whānau resilience. Later h...

March 15, 2022

Kidz Need Dadz Christchurch

In late 2021, Cliff Shepherd, one of our fantastic team in Christchurch received a Civic Award on behalf of the city of Christchurch from the Mayor, Lianne Dalziel for "Community Services in Education and support for Dads, helping thousands of families and children enjoy better informed parenting."    Photo includes Cliff, Lianne, and our Christchurch Support Worker Sandra Murphy.  Cliff sadly retired from Kidz Need Dadz at the end of last year, and we wish him all the best f...

February 25, 2022

Online Dads Support Every Thursday in 2022

Kidz Need Dadz is now providing a DadzKare ZOOM Group happening every Thursday in 2022 on ZOOM from 7.30pm.  The link to the DadzKare ZOOM Group is https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83035932078 and stays the same each week. The new weekly online meetings build on our existing DadzKare community to provide Dads who are located in remote areas or who are new to our services an opportunity to meet up online. We are excited to grow a supportive community of men a...

January 25, 2022

Covid 19 Tips

Sevem Top tips for keeping calm with kidz... #1-4 Self care πŸ‘Œ πŸ‘ 1. Sleep 😴 2. Sleep - πŸ›Œ 8hrs - you need it! 3. Eat Well - πŸ₯˜ & Eat first 4. Exercise - πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈπŸ‘―β€β™‚οΈ Get Outside β˜€οΈ 5. Know your triggers - πŸ€” πŸ’£ πŸ’₯ and Early Warning Signs ⚠️ 😩 7. Just Breathe! β€œKeep calm and keep having fun!” Hope this helps... πŸ‘§πŸ½πŸ‘ΆπŸΌπŸ§’πŸ½πŸ’™πŸ‘¨πŸ» #kidzneeddadz #keepcalm #havefun #lockdown #covid19 #fatherhood #dadsmatter #dadsmatter...

January 20, 2022

Wai Dadz Bushwalk

[Video] Luke Tiller narrates a local Dads group's bush walk with their Kids as part of Kidz Need Dadz Wairarapa Dadzkare programme. ...

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