A Royal Salute?

P1050738 (2)Phil McCarthy
Prison Fellowship of New Zealand

Significant change can have the effect of generating introspection.  In a month or three, I’m going to have a second go at retiring.  I’m a baby-boomer with 38 years central Government experience and more recently, 4 years as CE of a small NGO. Read more »

Questions and Answers – June 27

Press Release – Hansard

ORAL QUESTIONS QUESTIONS TO MINISTERS Prime MinisterStatements 1. Rt Hon WINSTON PETERS (LeaderNZ First) to the Prime Minister : Does he stand by all his statements on the Clutha-Southland electorate office issue; if so, how does he do that? Rt Hon … Read more »

Scoop Multimedia: Election-Year Housing Policy Debate

Article – The Scoop Team

On June 7 representatives from political parties were invited to a debate on how to see all New Zealanders well housed . Read more »

Project Jonah Takes Top Award

Press Release – TrustPower

Project Jonah has won the Supreme Award at the 2017 Trustpower Nelson Tasman Community Awards. Read more »

Top Gynaes to speak at Insight Endometriosis Seminar

Press Release – Insight Endometriosis

Waikato women, teenage girls and health professionals will benefit from a presentation by gynaecologists VP Singh and Lakshmi Ravikanti on Pelvic Pain and It’s Management on Wednesday 28 June. The meeting will be held at CCS Disability Action, 17 Claudelands … Read more »

Tommy Nee Releases Single to Benefit Youth Homelessness

Press Release – Lifewise

Auckland Singer & songwriter Tommy Nee releases a single Walk With You to raise awareness and fundraise to end youth homelessness. Read more »

Framed Musicians of Aotearoa Posters up for Charity Auction

Press Release – New Zealand Music Foundation

Phantom Bill Stickers, leaders in the most music-friendly ad medium in the country, have gifted an exclusive set of their acclaimed NZ Music Month Musicians of Aotearoa poster series to The NZ Music Foundation for auction on TradeMe . The proceeds will … Read more »

Far North imoko health service honoured with award

Press Release – Make Lemonade

One of New Zealands leading public health volunteer charity organisations, imoko, has been honoured for its services to the community. Read more »

Family Violence Reports Reach Record High

Press Release – NZ Family Violence Clearinghouse

Police family violence investigations reached a record high in 2016, statistics released today show. Police investigated 118,910 incidents of family violence last year, an increase of more than 8000 on the year before. Read more »

Focus Required on Families for More Effective Social Policy

Press Release – Superu

Today Superu released its fifth annual Families and Whnau Status Report, a series that measures and monitors the wellbeing of New Zealand families and whnau – and the pivotal role that these groups hold within our society. Read more »

NZ’s second community fridge launches in New Brighton

Press Release – WasteMINZ

A second Community Fridge is opening in New Zealand. This time it is located in the Christchurch suburb of New Brighton. Local woman Trudy Burrows is the driving force behind the fridge which is located in the grounds of St Faiths Church on 46 Hawkes … Read more »