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Caring Cops – Police Graduation Tomorrow

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Fifty-nine new cops are preparing to graduate from the Royal New Zealand Police College on Thursday. All are taking on the challenge of helping their communities to be safe and feel safe, but some of the graduates are also taking their previous … Read more »

Te Putanga Toi Arts Access Awards 2020 call for nominations

Press Release – Arts Access Aotearoa

Do you want to see an outstanding Deaf or disabled artist recognised? How about an inclusive project celebrating community arts or a leader providing access to the arts for people in New Zealand? Nominations to this years Te Putanga Toi Arts … Read more »

HealthCare NZ Job Cuts Symptom Of Deeper Crisis In Support Sector

Press Release – Fuseworks

Public Service Association members have now spent weeks campaigning against over 200 proposed job cuts at HealthCare New Zealand, a subsidiary of NZ Health Group, alongside hundreds of workers and community members up and down the country. Union … Read more »

Charity Seeks To Tackle Nz’s Noise Induced Hearing Loss Problem Through Education

Press Release – Hearing New Zealand

Hearing New Zealand and its 23 Branches throughout New Zealand have today announced their focus for Hearing Awareness Week which runs from Sunday 1st to Saturday 7th March. Hearing Awareness Week is an extension of World Hearing Day which is held … Read more »

Ageing is the new black!

stephanie-clareStephanie Clare

Chief Executive | Age Concern New Zealand

Our population is ageing and we all need to know how to prepare. Age Concern New Zealand and The New Zealand Association of Gerontology are leading the way by co-hosting the Vison for Ageing in Aotearoa conference. Read more »

Building On A Legacy Of Maaori Healthcare

Press Release – Manukau Institute of Technology

Manukau Institute of Technology is launching a new qualification designed to attract more Maaori to health careers and teach the skills they need to help address existing inequalities. Te Tohu Paetahi Tikanga Rangatira aa-Tapuhi, Bachelor of Nursing Maaori … Read more »

Model Of Care For Mental Health And Addiction

Press Release – Hauora Tairawhiti

The model of care for all funded Mental Health and Addictions Services in Tairwhiti will be based on a broad base of community knowledge, thanks to the huge response to hui (meetings) held late last year. More than 300 people and organisations shared … Read more »

Government Agencies Launch Rapid Research Response To COVID-19 Threat

Press Release – Health Research Council

The Health Research Council of New Zealand (HRC) and the Ministry of Health have announced a rapid research response to combat the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) threat, and ensure New Zealand is further prepared should the outbreak reach our … Read more »

Fundapen™ Initiative Extended To All Kiwis In Need Of Life-saving Epipen® Auto-injectors

Press Release – Allergy New Zealand

The FundaPen campaign, which last year saw hundreds of free EpiPens given to children in need, has been extended for a limited time to any New Zealander at risk of anaphylaxis. While funded stocks last, Allergy New Zealand and Pub Charity are … Read more »

Vapers Welcome Risk Proportionate Regulation On Vaping

Press Release – Aotearoa Vapers Community Advocacy

Aotearoa Vapers Community Advocacy (AVCA) today welcomes the release of the governments plans to regulate smoke-free alternatives in New Zealand. Associate Health Minister Jenny Salesa has outlined the governments plans to regulate the industry striking … Read more »

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