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Aug
16
News Media
The latest links to media articles on issues that impact on the family violence sector
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Aug
16
Events
Kidz Need Dadz are hosting a lunch time lecture that will discuss the importance of engaging Dads early, in parenting their children, surviving separation and navigating towards harmonious mediation. This event should interest social work and counselling students, any professionals who work with families, lecturers and training providers. Tuesday 27th August, 12-1 pm at the University Of Auckland Epsom Campus
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Aug
16
Events
Healthy Families Waitakere are calling a meeting to discuss the availability, affordability and access to alcohol in West Auckland. Monday 9th September, 10am – 12pm, Henderson
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Aug
16
Royal Commission of Inquiry into Abuse
From the NZFVC: The Royal Commission has announced Chair of the Abuse in Care Inquiry, Sir Anand Satyanand has resigned, effective in November 2019
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Aug
16
Training
From the NZFVC: An introductory one-day training course offered by Shine. Wednesday 11 September, 9am-4pm, Kingsland, Auckland
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Aug
16
Campaigns
From the NZFVC: E Tū Whānau is now accepting entries for their 2019 song competition. The song competition highlights songs that inspire positive change and incorporate one or more of the six E Tū Whānau values: Aroha | Whanaungatanga | Whakapapa | Mana / Manaaki | Kōrero awhi | Tikanga
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Aug
16
Policy and Legislation
From the NZFVC: Submissions are open on the bill to reform abortion law. This includes changes to the Crimes Act 1961 and the Contraception, Sterilisation, and Abortion Act 1977. The deadline to make a submission is 19 September 2019
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Aug
09
News Media
The latest links to media articles on issues that impact on the family violence sector
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Aug
09
Government
The latest Ministry of Social Development (MSD) email update for family violence and sexual violence service providers covers a number of areas of work
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Aug
09
Events
The TOAH-NNEST Tauiwi Caucus are hosting a webinar with Atu-Mai: Standing together against violence. Thursday 15 August, 10-11am, online
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Aug
09
Oranga Tamariki
The next phase of the national Māori Inquiry into Oranga Tamariki - Ministry for Children is a hui on Monday 19 August 2019 in Hamilton. Whānau Ora announced this will be to confirm the scope and purpose of the inquiry
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Aug
09
Community Notices
VSA are currently recruiting for a Family Sexual Violence Specialist to work alongside Family Support Centres in Bougainville in improving the standard of medical data collection and reporting required for court proceedings. Family Support Centres aim to provide effective services to survivors and establish a coordinated, survivor-centred approach to service delivery
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Aug
09
Training
From Te Puaruruhau. This FREE full day training is offered to anyone working with and alongside adolescents. Participants will have an opportunity to hear from Police interviewers, the Police Child Protection Team, Family Violence Intervention, a child psychologist on trauma informed care and other specialists in their field. Monday 19th August, 8.30am - 4.30pm at Auckland City Hospital
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Aug
09
Programmes
From Family Works Northern: The Incredible Years is a proven parenting programme that gives New Zealand families the confidence to succeed. It’s for parents of children aged 3-8 years and involves weekly sessions for 14 weeks. 10am – 12.30pm, Thursdays from 15 August, Henderson
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Aug
09
Job Vacancies
From Women's Centre Waitakere: We have a 10 hour a week opportunity at the Womens Centre Waitakere (in Te Atatu) for a qualified counsellor who has experience in group facilitation. Someone who has experience in counselling women who have suffered family harm and is available for afterhours sessions and possibly some weekend work is desirable
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Aug
09
Community Notices
How emergency department health providers respond to issues of abuse in partner relationships – PhD researcher Shona Miriam McLeod wants to hear from women who have been asked about abuse during an emergency department visit and found it useful
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Aug
09
Training
Workplace Wellbeing Institute’s Compassion Based Trauma Resolution 2-Day Professional Development Training will provide you, your school, your agency/organisation with science-informed and evidenced-based skills, techniques and practices to effectively work with traumatised individuals. Tuesday 10th & Wednesday 11th September, Auckland
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Aug
09
Training
Foundations to Safeguarding Children on the Autism Spectrum – Thursday 29 August, 10am-4pm, Auckland | The Impact of Family Violence on Children – Wednesday 4 December, 9am-4pm, Auckland South
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