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   Weekly Media Roundup
   The Clearinghouse is moving campuses, to Grafton
   Family Planning 2020 Training Courses
   Sexual Violence Legislation Bill has its first reading
   Transitioning from OOHC for Practitioners: Applying International Evidence
   White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism - Webinar
   Child Matters: 5-Day Programme in Child Protection Studies
   Child Matters: New Zealand Diploma in Child Protection 2020
   Treating the effects of childhood abuse and neglect on young adults
   Weekly Media Roundup
   Family Violence and Sexual Violence Work Programme eUpdate
   Release of Oranga Tamariki Practice Review
   Job Vacancy at RPE: Professional Development Lead
   New Backbone Collective survey open on longer term support and services
   Historical trauma and whānau violence webinar: recording now available
   Children in New Zealand Communities Survey (2019)
   CPAG Summit 2019. Whakamana Tāngata: Where to from here?
   Workshop: Exploring motivational interviewing
   Group Facilitation Training – Intermediate
   Waitematā Family Focus Group Presents: An update from the Ministry of Health
   Child and Youth Wellbeing update - November 2019
   Weekly Media Roundup
   Family violence - The new Act: Legal education session
   New report reveals barriers to prosecution and conviction for sexual violence cases
   New wellbeing resources from Le Va; government work to support Pacific families

Weekly Media Roundup

May 29, 2014 at 10:48 AM

Vulnerable Children:

Social Development Minister Paula Bennett has announced the locations of eight new Children's Teams that are rolling out over the next year. Bennett says that Children's Teams are a key part of the government's Action Plan to reduce child abuse and neglect. THey bring together professionals and NGOs from across the sectors to address the needs of vulnerable children and their families.   

Children's Teams Announced

This week has also seen the release of a report into CYF Caseloads. It found that frontline social workers did not have enough time or resources to manage their caseloads properly.

Report: Admin over children at CYF

However, Minister Bennett has refuted the notion that more cash is the answer to the issue.

Cash not the answer for vulnerable kids: Bennett

 

Parties adopt women-specific policies:

The Green Party and Maori Party have ammended their policies to align with some of the recommendations from a women's affairs group.

Parties adopt women-specific policies

 

Roast Busters:

Click below for a Radio NZ interview with Louise Nicholas about the police handling of media enquiries into the roastbusters scandal.

Police apologise for mistakes made in the roastbusters scandal 

 

Legal Highs:

Synthetic Cannabis ban is starting to bite

 

Good news for coffee drinkers in Henderson:

A new cafe is being launched at ZEAL by two enterprising young people keen to brew great coffee while giving back to the community.

Teenage pair brew up a job they enjoy

 

 

 

 



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