April 21, 2017
World PI Week 22-29th April World PI Week is a global campaign which aims to raise awareness and improve diagnosis and treatment of primary immunodeficiency (PI). The Immunodeficiency Foundation of New Zealand, IDFNZ, marks World PI week by promoting the early warning signs of Primary ...
April 18, 2017
IDFNZ PI Awareness Week Events Adult patient members are invited to a FREE Patient Event featuring a private screening of "Going in Style" , join us for some lighthearted fun as we mark this important week in our calendar. RSVP's are essential to reserve ...
March 20, 2017
A huge thank you to our fabulous sponsors, the Holiday Helpers Network Waiheke Island heroes, who once again delivered amazing respite Waiheke Island experiences to a record of five IDFNZ KIDS Foundation families in 2016.This was an awesome effort on the part of Karyn Johnston and ...
March 10, 2017
Phillipa Whitney is an adult member from the Wellington Patient Group who wasn't diagnosed until her 30's. She is an acgtive wife and mother who has learned to thrive despute her illness and the necessary treatment for her Immune Deficiency.Growing up, Phillipa was a fit, ...
March 8, 2017
Wellington PID Group meeting at 7pm on 10 April, local venue to be advised.Details to come.
March 1, 2017
McKenzie is a very special little boy. At just three months old he was sent to the hospital for testing as he was jaundiced. After arriving at the hospital for further tests, he endured blood tests and was referred to Starship for a liver biopsy. The ...
Feb. 21, 2017
At four months old Ben was diagnosed with Autosomal Recessive Kidney Disease, a rare and serious chronic disease that would rule his life. At age 9 Ben received a liver transplant from a deceased donor. This new liver has given him more energy, helped him ...
Feb. 16, 2017
A big thank you to all of the Charitable Trusts that have supported the work of IDFNZ KIDS Foundation over the last year- your support enables us to continue to deliver a comprehensive programme of free events and support services to our member families. Thank ...
Feb. 15, 2017
IDFNZ is keen to see members around New Zealand getting together to build a strong local support network under the umbrella of the IDFNZ national organisation. There is great value in sharing local knowledge and experiences and in getting to know others facing similar challenges.This ...
Feb. 10, 2017
The February newsletter is in the mail to you now. Be sure to check out news and upcoming events .