Together we can all live, work and play free from injury.

2015 Minister of Health Volunteer Awards

Nominations are open for the 2015 Minister of Health Volunteer Awards, which recognise individuals and teams of volunteers who demonstrate outstanding dedication and commitment to health services in New Zealand.

The Minister wants to seek out and honour the incredible contributions of individuals, organisations and community groups who inspire us with their care, dedication and hard work through volunteering within New Zealand's health and disability sector. The Awards help recognise health volunteers who make a difference to other New Zealanders every day. Nominations are open until 31 March 2015.

Nominate someone today. Visit: www.volunteerawards.health.govt.nz

Who we are

Injury Prevention Aotearoa is a national voice for injury prevention in New Zealand. We bring together the injury prevention sector and advocate for the prevention and reduction of intentional and unintentional injury. Together we can all live, work and play free from injury.

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Conference 2014

What a fabulous conference! View the speakers presentations. View photos.

Our newsletter

Check-out our newsletter Nga Kupu - March 2015 issue. If you aren't currently a member and wish to receive future monthly newsletters please sign-up. It's free of charge.

Events

Kia Piki te Ora, National Maori Suicide Prevention Hui 2015 - 22 April 2015, ASB Arena, Tauranga Moana. Registrations: admin@teaohou.org.nz

Nigel Latta - Keep Your Teen Safe on the Road -  3 events: Tuesday, 21 April 2015 - Genesis Lounge, Trusts Stadium, 65-67 Central Park Drive, Henderson; Wednesday, 6 May 2015 – Raye Freedman Arts Centre, Epsom Girls Grammar School, Silver Road, Epsom; Monday, 25 May 2015 – The Dream Centre, 3 Lakewood Court, Manukau

Annual New Zealand Paediatric Trauma Conference 2015 - Kids Trauma Conference is a forum for all involved in paediatric trauma; at the roadside, trauma treatment, hospital care, rehabilitation, research & prevention

6th National Nutrition and Physical Activity Conference - 6-7 May 2015; Rendezvous Grand Hotel, Auckland

‘Turamarama ki te Ora’ National Suicide Prevention Conference - Suicide Prevention Starts at Conception - 25-26 May, Rotorua; (24 May, Pohiri and Preconference Workshop).

Alcohol Healthwatch - Regional Forums, One Year On SSAA 2012 - Invite and Registration

Kids Trauma Conference - 1 May 2015 - a major paediatric trauma multidisciplinary scientific and educational meeting for the year for all involved in paediatric trauma; at the roadside, trauma treatment, hospital care, rehabilitation, research & prevention. Venue Auckland City Hospital Clinical Education Centre

Alcohol and Cancer Conference - Wellington, 17 June 2015

International Conference on Traffic and Transport Psychology, Brisbane, Australia - 2-5 August 2016

NZDSN - Annual Conference - Theme: ‘Partnership for Outcomes, New Models in Action’ - 26 – 27 August 2015, Te Papa Museum, Wellington 

Public Health Association of NZ Annual Conference - Health people, healthy nation - 7-9 September 2015, Dunedin

White Ribbon Campaign - November 2015, Sexual violence and the issue of consent