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Pictures for pensioners


Bupa – Aged Care New Zealand is running an initiative called ‘Pictures for Pensioners, encouraging Kiwi kids to brighten the day of their residents who are currently not allowed visitors due to the lockdown.

Person holding several pages with childrens' drawings on them
How to use

The Pictures for Pensioners initiative asks children to draw or paint pictures, take a photo of them and send them through the Bupa Facebook page. Bupa will then send them to their care homes to print and give to the residents in their 48 care homes across New Zealand.You may wish to contact Bupa to see if they continuing the initiative.

The Ministry of Education would like to thank the writers and publisher for making this resource available to teachers, parents, whānau and their children as they support learning from home.