Under the following categories are some useful links that you might want to visit:
Legal and Financial Information:
Kin Carer Resources:
- www.healthcamps.org.nz - Respite camps for GRG Children over the school holidays. KidzaCool Adventures are the ones. Free for children in care.
- www.toughlove.org.nz - Toughlove has run courses for Grandparents raising grandchildren in the past and we can offer loving support in both dealing with difficult kids and difficult grandchildren.
- www.caregivertraining.org.nz - Free for Caregivers/GRG's
Medical/Mental Health/Support Services:
Websites for Children:
- www.netbasics.org.nz - the essentials to keep your computer secure
- www.scamwatch.govt.nz - the Ministry of Consumer Affairs up to date information on the types of scams which are current and trying to trick us all
- For a guide that may be able to help you choose an anti-virus software for your computer see ConsumerAffairs.com a consumer news and advocacy website which includes consumer news on a range of issues.