Our support

Face masks for Families

Up and down the country we have families in need of reusable facemasks, can you help us?

Neonatal Latch On

We know from experience that some NICU and SCBU Mums don't feel comfortable to join in with the Big Latch On as they're either not yet breastfeeding or may never breastfeed.  So this year, we came up with 'The Neonatal Latch On' for neonatal parents to join in the celebrations and encouraged them to show us their feeding journey 

NICU Dads Coffee and Catch Up

We're pleased to announce there's now a group for neonatal dads!

NEW Playgroup with Developmental Support for Dunedin

We are proud to announce a brand new Playgroup with Developmental Support group for those in the Dunedin Region! We've teamed up with the School of Physiotheraphy, and along with the help of University of Otago and Pacific Trust Otage, we're now able to provide assistance to more families on a neonatal journey.

WaterWipes supports The Neonatal Trust

The Neonatal Trust are proud to have the support of WaterWipes who recently sponsored Milestone Cards for neonatal parents to enjoy. 

More support for Waikato families

Jadey Drury is the newest member of The Neonatal Trust team, becoming our Family Support Liaison for this region

Weta supports The Neonatal Trust

Weta Workshop very generously held an online auction, donating some of the proceeds of their limited edition, long sold out collectables from their Middle Earth Vault.  

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) in times of COVID-1

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) in times of COVID-1

Operation Lockdown to fill Neonatal Freezers

In the final hours before the Alert 4 lockdown, Bellyful and The Neonatal Trust rushed to fill freezers at neonatal units to support parents facing an extra stressful time.

Cleverly crafty

Looking for something crafty to do? Got a friend or family member who’s keen to support or learn a new skill? You can do this and support some of New Zealand’s tiniest and most vulnerable babies at the same time! 


Thank you to The Neonatal Trust's Partners