Category: RMHC New Zealand news

October, 27 2020

Things That Make You Feel Brave - Ani-Moana and the Davies Family

With her flaming red hair, Ani-Moana looks like the girl from the Disney movie, Brave. Ani-Moana’s a lot young – just five years old – but she certainly is brave. […]
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October, 27 2020

Whatever It Takes – Florence and the London Family

Any father will tell you that the most beneficial thing for a child’s wellbeing is a familiar routine. One phone call could have turned all that upside-down for the London […]
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October, 20 2020

RMHC® New Zealand delivers Election Manifesto to new government

RMHC New Zealand is the only essential service in New Zealand that is solely focused on the families of children receiving medical treatment. Approximately one-third of the not-for-profit organisation’s income […]
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RMHC® New Zealand Volunteer Spotlight: Callum Foothead

Ronald McDonald House® Wellington volunteer Callum Foothead shares with us why he loves giving back to families in need. Callum Foothead, knew he wanted to give back to the community, […]
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nib New Zealand truly stepped up in lockdown

Just before Alert Level Four, the Changs, a long-stay RMHC family, wanted to do something nice to thank our National Partner, the leading health insurer nib and their charitable body, […]
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Hundreds of families supported during COVID-19 lockdown

During the COVID-19 lockdown period, RMHC® New Zealand supported more than 250 families - all thanks to the support of caring Kiwis. Kiwis across the country joined together to help […]
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In memoriam: RMHC® New Zealand legend, Paul Cressey dies aged 80

Remembering health legend Paul Cressey and the instrumental role he played in bringing Ronald McDonald House® to New Zealand. Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®) New Zealand is deeply saddened by […]
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February, 13 2020

Sunshine & smiles with Ronald McDonald House School Holiday Programme

The School Holiday Programme is an important part of the distraction therapy offered at Ronald McDonald Houses around New Zealand. Being away from home due to a treatment journey can […]
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January, 20 2020

Celebrating the Holidays with RMHC New Zealand

Every single year, Ronald McDonald Houses around New Zealand host hundreds of families for Christmas celebrations when their child is undergoing critical treatment. And every single year, it is incredible […]
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Family's frantic flight home from China for cancer treatment for sick son

Rosie Smith looked around the Chinese hospital she was standing in with her sick baby; a picture of chaos, filth and overcrowding. "I crumbled to the floor, before grabbing my […]
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