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Plans finalised for major community precinct

Press Release – Remarkables Park

A multi-generational community precinct has been announced today for Remarkables Park, Queenstowns fast-growing commercial, visitor accommodation and residential district. Read more »

The Good Fund – Period Poverty – real impact

Press Release – The Good Fund

Theyve only been up and running for a few months, but a New Zealand not-for-profit has already made a big impact on period poverty in New Zealand. Read more »

Dunne Speaks: Anyone Seen Simon Bridges?

Article – Peter Dunne

It took a testy Morning Report interview this week to remind me that Simon Bridges was still the Leader of the Opposition. Until then, he had been largely invisible as the events of recent weeks unfolded. Read more »

Parliament: Questions and Answers – Sept 18

Press Release – Hansard

1. Dr DEBORAH RUSSELL (LabourNew Lynn) to the Minister of Finance : What recent reports has he seen on the performance of the New Zealand Superannuation Fund? Read more »

Responsiveness to Whānau

tim-metcalfeTim Metcalfe

Executive Officer | jigsaw whanganui

Last week I participated in a family hui convened by a colleague in our agency’s intensive social work team.  The household comprises 3 young children, their Mum and their Dad who has recently been released from prison. He identifies with a well-known local gang and describes himself as being heavily institutionalised having served several prison sentences over the past 15 years. Prior to his release he contacted our agency to support his intended transition to the home occupied by his partner and children. Considerable work was done alongside the family prior to his release.

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Scope of review into Oranga Tamariki care and protection

Press Release – Office of the Children’s Commissioner

Scope of review into Oranga Tamarikis care and protection practice for tamariki Mori announced Read more »

Scope of review into Oranga Tamariki’s care and protection

Press Release – Office of the Children’s Commissioner

In June, the Childrens Commissioner announced a thematic review into Oranga Tamarikis policies, processes and practice relating to care and protection issues for tamariki Mori aged 0-3 months. Today the Childrens Commissioner has released the full … Read more »

Parliament: Oral Questions – 18 September 2019

Press Release – Office of the Clerk

1. Dr DEBORAH RUSSELL to the Minister of Finance: What recent reports has he seen on the performance of the New Zealand Superannuation Fund? Read more »

Parliament: Questions and Answers – Sept 17

Press Release – Hansard

1. Hon SIMON BRIDGES (Leader of the Opposition) to the Prime Minister : Does she stand by all her Government’s statements, policies, and actions? Read more »

Parliament: Oral Questions – 17 September 2019

Press Release – Office of the Clerk

1. Hon SIMON BRIDGES to the Prime Minister: Does she stand by all her Governments statements, policies, and actions? Read more »

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