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Final week for submissions on draft Terms of Reference

Press Release – Royal Commission of Inquiry into Historical Abuse

The Royal Commission of Inquiry into Historical Abuse in State Care has received over 200 submissions from the public on the draft Terms of Reference. Public submissions close on April 30th. Read more »

BAS’ Vision for Beneficiaries (part 2): Benefit Levels

Press Release – Beneficiary Advisory Service

This is our second segment in our series of suggestions for the future based on our vast experience helping people on benefits. Read more »

On Newshub Nation 21/04 – Charter Schools Debate

Press Release – Mediaworks

Charter Schools Debate Whetu Cormick, NZ Principals’ Federation Rebecca Dow, South Auckland Middle School Graeme Osborne, E Tipu E Rea Read more »

The Nation: Satyanand on historical state abuse inquiry

Press Release – The Nation

Lisa Owen: The Royal Commission into historical state abuse is currently taking public submissions on its draft terms of reference. Theres already been plenty of debate over the time period the inquiry will cover, whether churches should be … Read more »

Grave concerns for future of social work – PSA

Press Release – Public Service Association

The future of social work could be gravely affected by a rushed and short-sighted Select Committee report, the PSA says. Read more »

BAS’ Vision for Beneficiaries

Press Release – Beneficiary Advisory Service

We have been noticing positive change recently in societys attitude towards beneficiaries. This more positive view of the previously maligned group will lead to some much-needed changes in the benefit system. Things will only improve for beneficiaries with better … Read more »

ANZASW Response to Report on Registration Legislation Bill

Press Release – ANZASW

ANZASW Response to the Social Services Select Committees Report on the Social Work Registration Legislation Bill: Read more »

Murray Edridge new Wellington City Missioner

Press Release – Wellington City Mission

The Wellington City Mission is delighted to announce the appointment of Murray Edridge as the new City Missioner. Read more »

Wellington City Mission welcomes Murray Edridge

Press Release – Wellington City Mission

The Wellington City Mission is delighted to announce the appointment of Murray Edridge as the new City Missioner. Read more »

Post-split parents on financial back foot

Press Release – AUT University

The financial fallout of relationship failure hits women with children hard, with a 19% fall in their income after a break-up, according to new research from AUT. Read more »

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