All About Us

Wairarapa Parents Centre is one of 50 centres nationwide that make up Parents Centres New Zealand. We are a small group of volunteer parents that work hard to bring you quality opportunities for further developing your parenting skills, and to join in with a host of fun activities with your children.   

Benefits of becoming a Parents Centre Member see our All about Membership page

Parents Centre NZ Inc

Parents Centres New Zealand  was formed in 1952 and today has the largest network of parent-based education and support in the country. We are the leading providers of childbirth educations in New Zealand and run a wide variety of parenting programmes. 

We believe that parenting is everything and that great parents will grow great children!


Our Mission


"Positive birth experiences and informed parenting in a community where parents are supported and highly valued in their role."


We work with parents to equip them with the best in knowledge and skills and support so that they can be the best parents they can possibly be. 


Visit the PCNZ homepage 


Wairarapa Branch

We are a small branch with an active committee of energetic mums dedicated to bringing you as many events and as much support as we can.


President - Kelly Haywood

Vice President- Steph Shepherd

Co-ordinator - Karina Gough

Baby & You Co-ordinator - Stevie Carrington

Membership Services - Danielle Kyle

Child Birth Educator /Treasurer - Julia Oldroyd

If you are interested in getting involved with the Wairarapa Branch committee, please contact us. We would love to talk to you.