All Right? Parents and Whānau: Let's Talk About Parenting
The Let's Talk About Parenting project was informed by research All Right? carried out, which suggested many parents were doing it tough - struggling to juggle the demands of looking after their kids, their own parents and themselves while at the same time grappling with ongoing stressors such as insurance claims, school changes and broken roads.
The aim of the project was to help reassure parents that parenting is extra challenging in the aftermath of a natural disaster and to act as a reminder that there’s no such thing as the perfect parent. It encouraged parents to look after themselves too (not just their kids) and enjoy the little things that really matter (including snotty nosed cuddles, endless nonsensical jokes and music that’s not to their taste…).