In The Media

Check out our articles that have featured in the media

He Manu Hou

16 July 2021

Toothbrushing a part of the day at He Manu Hou

A version of this article also appeared in the Timaru Herald, 21 July 2021

VOICE Art Show

6 July 2021

Talent showcased at Youth Art Exhibition in Timaru

Teeth Removal

11 June 2021

Thousands of Kiwi children requiring general anaesthetic for rotten teeth removal

Refer also to the recent Frank Film about children’s oral health. Kā Pai to Arowhenua Māori School who is also featured about their school’s toothbrushing programme (the video can also be found on our Oral Health: Links and Downloads page).

13 April 2021

Toothbrushing pilot a success at Arowhenua Māori School

24 February 2021

Timaru school teaching pupils to be more independent at zebra crossings

26 November 2020

Water the only way to go as playcentre adopts challenge

17 November 2020

Majority of Geraldine eateries against smoking and vaping

29 October 2020

Waimate cooking classes aim to teach young parents about budgeting

18 March 2020

Waimate preschool celebrates healthier teeth for World Oral Health Day

11 March 2020

Child tooth brushing pilot programme for South Canterbury

24 February 2020

Project Zebra kicks off safety campaign for Timaru South School

4 February 2020

Drivers urged to watch for South Canterbury children returning to school

1 February 2020

Challenge perfect way to get everyone pedalling


3 December 2019

Rata Kindergarten celebrations month - long healthy food programme


23 September 2019

Timaru's Hanan Kindergarten wins wellbeing challenge

Project Zebra Crossing

10 September 2019

Project Zebra to increase South Canterbury children's awareness of zebra crossing use

Opihi College Vapefree

30 August 2019

Opihi College students take a stand against vaping

Media - BestStart Marchwiel (1)

22 August 2019

BestStart Marchwiel, Making healthier tastier