Boy's heartbreaking letter in a bottle

Heartbreaking message in a bottle.

When his best friend passed away, this "strong little man" penned a touching note and sent it afloat. Now it's been found.

Autistic boy moved to tears at Coldplay

Luis Vazquez, left, with his son Huillo.

A child with autism has reminded the world of the transcendental power of music. 

The verdict on smacking is in

A comprehensive study has concluded that spanking is associated with 'undesirable outcomes' for kids.

A comprehensive study confirms spanking kids doesn't do them any good and may actually be doing them harm.

50 books to read by age 12

Want to turn your kid into a reader? Give them one of these books.

Common Sense Media has compiled a list of 50 books kids should read by age 12 - and it's fantastic.

How to raise your digital citizen

John Parsons talks to Waikato schoolchildren in March about keeping themselves safe online. The key, he says, is ...

Trying to protect children by sheltering them will not work. So what will?

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Five To Ten

Autistic boy moved to tears at Coldplay

Luis Vazquez, left, with his son Huillo.

A child with autism has reminded the world of the transcendental power of music. 

Quiz: Kids boredom buster II

A couple of minutes brain strain for the kids, a few minutes peace for mum and dad.

'Helping one child helps future generations'

'Real life' Barbie arrives in NZ

Tweens To Teens

How to raise your digital citizen

John Parsons talks to Waikato schoolchildren in March about keeping themselves safe online. The key, he says, is ...

Trying to protect children by sheltering them will not work. So what will?

Talking to girls about sex

OPINION: We shouldn't try to protect our children's innocence by maintaining their ignorance.

Blenheim couple Rebecca Todd and Matt Bergman provide short-term and emergency care for children and teenagers placed ...

'Helping one child helps future generations'

Some children sent to Child, Youth and Family caregivers don't know what an apple is, or how to use a fork.

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