Well Child Tamariki Ora Programme

There are 12 checks from birth to 5 years as well as a check with your family doctor at 6 weeks. All the checks are free.

The B4 School Check helps to make sure your child is well prepared for starting school.

Yes you can choose. A Well Child provider is usually a nurse who has had extra training in supporting parents/caregivers to care for their babies and preschool children.

Plunket is New Zealand's leading provider of Well Child and family health services. Plunket offers you information, support and developmental assessments of your child. 

The Well Child Tamariki Ora 'My health book' is a parent information, health and immunisation record for your child from birth to 5 years.

Different health professionals will see you and your child at different times. Find out which health professionals you and your child will see at each visit.