Welcome to the Prader-Willi Syndrome Association of New Zealand
Freephone PWS Helpline: 0800 4PWS HELP | 0800 4797 4357

Our Publications and Resources

Our resources are available free of charge for PWSA(NZ) members in New Zealand. If you would like to order resources and are not a member, please see our membership page for a range of free membership options. Please use the order form below to request resources.
If you cannot find the information you are looking for below, or on relevant website pages, please contact us – we would be happy to recommend resources or put a collection together for you.

An overview of PWS, how to support a person living with PWS and how the PWSA can help. Copies will be included in relevant information packs or they can be ordered using the request form below.


These pamphlets are ideally suited to providing others with all the useful and need-to-know information in one brief publication. Pamphlets are easy to distribute to large groups of people, e.g. to all staff members etc.


An Introduction to Prader-Willi Syndrome for:

  • Whānau, Friends & Community
  • Peers and Housemates
  • Healthcare Providers

Coming soon for:

  • Support Workers
  • Educational Settings

Click below to view / download ‘An Introduction to PWS’

Learning, behaviour, managing
the food environment. . .

Pocket-sized guide for emergencies.

Please order from the New Parent Resources page.


The PWSA(NZ) has 2 support groups:

NZ Prader-Willi Support Community
A parent support network for primary family carers or guardians of people with PWS.

My PWS Online Network NZ
A chat group for people aged 16+ who have PWS and live in New Zealand (or Australia.) Teens can join from age 13 with parent permission.



PWSA(NZ) Information Resources:

Other General Information Resources: