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New Dads

Becoming a new dad can be an exciting and scary experience. The videos, information and web links below will hopefully help you with this new challenge!

Video clips

What's it like to be a father!?!  - the movie featuring Tiki Taane, Warren Maxwell and Sean Donnelly, from the Great Fathers website

Parenting - Raising Children in New Zealand website

The video links below have been sourced from the Raising Children website, Australia's trusted parenting website. For more parenting information, visit

Nappy changing for dads

Holding positions for dads

How dads can help

Bonding for dads

Giving dads a go

Dads' changing role

Dads' special moments

Article and Brochure Links

New dads for dads to be - Family Planning Resource

A guide for new young dads - Family Planning Resource

Becoming a dad

The birth: what fathers can expect

Breastfeeding: How dads can help

Work and family: dads finding a balance

After separation: how dads can stay involved

DVD helps new dads learn from parents errors -  NZ Herald 2012

Website links

Father and Child

Great Fathers

Kiwi Families Blog for dads

Family and Community Services

Thrive Teen Parent Support - Young Dads

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