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Nov
29
News Media
The latest links to media articles on issues that impact on the family violence sector
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Nov
29
Job Vacancies
From the AWC: We are seeking a young passionate feminist to work with our Youth Coordinator to establish and maintain Māori student-led mana wāhine/ wāhine toa groups in high schools and kura kaupapa across the Auckland region. Applications Monday 20 January
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Nov
29
Government
Beehive Press Release: New Zealand's first ever Suicide Prevention Office has officially opened today and is already working to tackle our persistently high rate of suicide
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Nov
29
Government
Beehive Press Release: As many as 12,000 people will get training over the next four years in a major boost for those seeking help for mental health and addiction issues
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Nov
29
Research
From Family Planning: Parents and caregivers - what do you think about relationships and sexuality education? What resources and information would be helpful for you and your young people? Take our quick survey to let us know
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Nov
29
Programmes
The January – March 2020 schedule for the Auckland-based Plunket Parenting Through Separation courses offered by Plunket is now available
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Nov
29
Reports
From the Human Rights Commission: Research conducted by AUT’s New Zealand Work Research Institute and commissioned by the Human Rights Commission has found more than 50,000 working households live in poverty across Aotearoa
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Nov
29
Reports
From MSD: The Families Package was introduced from 2018 to help improve incomes for low- and middle-income families with children. MSD is leading work to monitor and evaluate the impacts of Families Package initiatives. The first monitoring report reflects on the first year of the Families Package (circa June 2018 – June 2019)
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Nov
29
Newsletters
From TANI: TANI newsletter supports both Asian communities and service providers to connect and share information. To improve the health and wellbeing status of our communities, this newsletter includes the issues of physical & mental health, disability, safety, family violence prevention, health program/projects, and other community events
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Nov
22
News Media
The latest links to media articles on issues that impact on the family violence sector
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Nov
22
Government
Beehive Press Release: The Government is making progress on improving the wellbeing of the one million New Zealanders under the age of 18,” Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on World Children’s Day. The Government has today recommitted to the most widely ratified human rights treaty in history – the United Nation’s Convention on the Rights of the Child, which enshrines in international law specific rights for children to have safe, happy and fulfilled childhoods
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Nov
22
Policy and Legislation
The Hāpaitia te Oranga Tangata – Safe and Effective Justice initiative has been set up to transform the criminal justice system and create a safer Aotearoa New Zealand. They have created an online 5 minute survey to understand what people think about our criminal justice system and how we might improve it
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Nov
22
Training
The Impact of Family Violence on Children - 4 December 2019, 9am-4pm, Auckland South | Dynamics of Sexual Abuse - 13 February 2020, 9am-4pm, Central Auckland | Identifying and Responding to Vulnerability and Child Abuse - 18 March 2020, 9am-4pm, Auckland
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Nov
22
Research
From Shona Miriam McLeod, PhD student: I am undertaking confidential research into what creates a useful Emergency Department response to women who have experienced abuse by a partner. As part of this research I am seeking staff and volunteers from organisations and community groups who work with women who have experience of family violence. Thursday 12 December, 10-11.30am, Henderson, Auckland
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Nov
22
Training
Organised by Pasefika Proud. Understanding the fundamentals to practising in the area of Family Violence is crucial to our Pacific communities. This programme seeks to equip, support and strengthen participants’ understanding of what defines family violence and its effect on Pacific. 28 - 29 February 2020, Manukau, Auckland. Free. NOTE: This programme is specifically for Pacific peoples attendance only. Use the register for this event button to express your interest to attend
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Nov
22
Events
Organised by the Oranga Tamariki Evidence Centre. A ninety-minute seminar featuring two presentations; one discussing Growing Up in New Zealand (GUiNZ) data which looks at protective factors for children at high risk of adverse experiences; the other sharing findings from a recent Youthline commissioned 'State of the Generation' survey. Friday 6 December 2019, 10.30am-12pm, Wellington
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Nov
15
News Media
The latest links to media articles on issues that impact on the family violence sector
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Nov
15
Community Notices
The New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse will be located at the University of Auckland's Grafton campus from 25 November 2019
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