Make Your Home A Safety Zone Grant
And the successful applications are...

Thank you to everyone who applied for grants. We received 58 applications. The successful applications for 2017 are:

Family Start Manukau – Safe Home, Safe Whanau

Well Homes – Tamariki Safety boxes

Te Manu Toroa, Tamariki Ora – CSP, Clikc, Stick Plug

Starship Community – Starship Community Safer Homes

Te Rarawa Anga Mua – ACC Safekids

Manawa Ora Healthy Home Initiative - Manawa Ora Healthy Home Initiative

Healthy Homes Rotorua

Te Runanga O Kirikiriroa - Injury Prevention - Safe sleep and home safety package

St John of God Hauora Trust - Tamariki Ora - Keeping us Safe

Our homes are where injuries most commonly happen, and children under five years of age are particularly more at risk. 

Safekids Aotearoa, Starship Foundation and ACC invite injury prevention workers, community action groups and health service providers to deliver home safety activities by applying for Make Your Home A Safety Zone grants in 2018.

Child injuries in the home
THE NUMBERS

48

children are killed each year, and 231 are hospitalised every month.

60%

of all injuries to under fives happen IN THE HOME.

50%

of these injuries are linked to structural issues in the home.

For more information:

 

The grant applications programme will be open again in 2018.

 

Contact Alessandra Françoia, DDI 09 6234675, alessandraf@adhb.govt.nz