News

Kiwi charities join forces for Red Socks Day

KidsCan News
Wed 19 Jun 2013
Keeping thousands of small feet warm this winter, with Sir Peter Blake’s lucky red socks, is the dream of two high-profile New Zealand charities that are joining forces for this year’s Red Socks Day.
 

KidsCan teams up with Meridian to support 62 more schools!

KidsCan News
Wed 12 Jun 2013
An additional 62 low-decile schools that have been waiting for assistance will join KidsCan programmes, thanks to support from renewable energy company Meridian.

Herald on Sunday Media Story: Brush up on good habits

KidsCan News
Tue 4 Jun 2013
Anthony Harrison and Latoya Uerata were all smiles this week at Kevin Rd Schools as the nationwide roll-out of free dental kits began. 

Dominion Post Article Media Story: No hunger in National for food scheme

KidsCan News
Sat 1 Jun 2013
Here is some food for thought. In research for the KidsCan Food for Kids pronoted that most schools used a " no judgements" policy to decide on need.  

Campbell Live: How food in school changed a life

KidsCan News
Thu 30 May 2013
Caron Fletcher grew up with an alcoholic mother and a father in prison. She looked forward to school because that was the one place people cared.

Government Boost for KidsCan Clothing and Health Programmes

KidsCan News
Tue 28 May 2013
The additional 1.5 million dollars of funding over 3 years being provided by the Government to support the KidsCan Charitable Trust’s clothing and health programmes in schools has been warmly welcomed by founder and CEO Julie Chapman  

Campbell Live - Lumino Day

KidsCan News
Mon 27 May 2013
The importance of brushing.  TV3 goes into Lumino the Dentists in Rotorua to see the first ever 'Lumino Day', where free dental treatement is offered to the families of kids at KidsCan schools.

Campbell Live - Lumino Day

KidsCan News
Mon 27 May 2013
The importance of brushing.  TV3 goes into Lumino the Dentists in Rotorua to see the first ever 'Lumino Day', where free dental treatement is offered to the families of kids at KidsCan schools.

SUNDAY NEWS: Putting the bite on tooth decay

KidsCan News
Mon 27 May 2013
More than 550 Kiwis around the country left dental  clinics with gleaming smiles yesterday.

Richy's boots were made for walking

KidsCan News
Fri 17 May 2013
If a Queenstown ski lift team leader had a dollar for every kilometere he'd just walked..... he'd have $3000.