Information about pertussis (whooping cough)

Pertussis (whooping cough)   Pertussis (whooping cough) is a bacterial infection that primarily affects the lungs, causing a cough.  The illness begins with a catarrhal stage which could be mistaken for the cough that accompanies a common cold. (This is the stage...
Vaccination Information

Vaccination Information

There are many sources of information about vaccination.  On this page are some websites and books you  may wish to read  before making a decision about vaccinating yourself or your child. NZ websites: http://wavesnz.org.nz/ This is the website of the WAVESnz...

Welcome

Welcome to the website of No Forced Vaccines an association which aims to maintain New Zealand’s parents’ rights to make the decisions about vaccination they think right for their child/ren without coercion or financial penalty – as well as the rights of...

Key Principles

Vaccines are medications which have potential risks as well as potential benefits. There is debate in the scientific community about the efficacy and safety of many vaccines. The decision whether or not to take any medication is one that must be made by the individual...

Joining No Forced Vaccines

No Forced Vaccines is a voluntary association.  Membership is open anyone who wants to help maintain parents’ rights to make healthcare decisions for their children and to uphold the rights of adults to remain free to make their own choices about medication...