There are many reasons why poverty isn't always easy to see in New Zealand.
Take a virtual tour of the house that a Kiwi family in poverty lives in, and see some of the challenges they face on a daily basis.
We're here to explain what some of the big statistics around poverty in New Zealand really mean.
Watch what happened when people visited an open home and were unexpectedly confronted with poverty.
Kim had suffered in poverty for most of her life - until she found a way out for her and her daughter thanks to The Salvation Army.
How you can support our Red Shield Appeal. The Salvation Army is a registered charity under the Charities Act 2005, # CC37312.