dental health

Bring free drinking water stations to Porirua City!

Healthy Futures are presenting a submission asking Porirua City Council to install water fountains with bottle refilling stations and we need your help.

Water stations are a simple and positive tool in local council’s toolkits that can help address health issues such as dental care and preventable diseases such as type 2 diabetes in children.

Porirua's children have high rates of tooth decay as this article highlights.