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Posts Tagged ‘ Homeless ’

LISTEN: Fun day highlights homelessness

Oct 15th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News, News

A community fun day helps raise awareness on World Homeless day. NIKITA RAWNSLEY WRATT reports.



Soup Kitchen invites you to join the whanau at open day

Oct 12th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News, News

The Kitchen is highlighting it’s work supporting the homeless.NIKITA RAWNSLEY WRATT reports.



Lower Tory St project attracts people – but not the desired ones

May 2nd, 2018 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Lead Story, News

The Lower Tory Street project has bought unwanted skateboarders, drunks, homeless and to the area.

NIKITA RAWNSLEY-WRATT talks to local businesses.



Food from the heart for Wellington’s homeless

Oct 18th, 2016 | By | Category: Radio News



Community group seeks help online

Oct 18th, 2016 | By | Category: Radio News



Wellington has deep pockets and big heart

Oct 10th, 2016 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Most Popular, Top Picture

The capital city gave over half of what the country raised sponsoring people to sleep rough for the night. SHAR DAVIS joined the event, and spoke to participants.



Street poll: Wellington has a heart, and so should councils

Aug 9th, 2016 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Local body elections, Most Popular, News

Homelessness, housing and social issues concern people in the coming council elections



Wellington’s charities and council struggle to manage homeless

Sep 27th, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News, Student Features

Homeless numbers in Wellington are increasing. NICOLE ADAMSON talks to those dealing with the issue.



Caring sharing city gets big thumbs up from Wellington beggars

Aug 6th, 2014 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Lead Story, News

Generous locals are attracting beggars from Auckland and Christchurch. However JONTY DINE reports the easy money can be destructive. Also, NewsWire team asked Wellingtonians how they felt about the increasing in begging on the street.



Homeless single women being helped by new trust

Nov 1st, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

The Wellington Homeless Women’s Trust is already busy providing transition time.



Young voters show little interest in election, but they still have opinions

Oct 9th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Local body elections, Most Popular, News

A street poll shows concern for liquor licencing, and about candidates not connecting with young.



New solutions needed for the homeless, concludes think-tank

Nov 13th, 2012 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Featured Article

Homelessness is on the rise, and not all of it is visible on the street. KRISTEN PATERSON reports on new ideas on how to deal with it.



Blanket Man rates as RWC tourist attraction

Sep 27th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

City Council says it wouldn’t dream of exploiting him.



QUAKE Day 3: Toll rises

Feb 24th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

The official death toll is 76 and expected to rise as search and rescue teams move into the suburbs.



QUAKE Day 2: Survivor recovery

Feb 23rd, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

Work went on all day to rescue people from numerous Christchurch buildings.



Thousands turn out for second-hand book fair

Sep 9th, 2009 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Latest News, News

Funds raised at fair go towards community work in Wellington.



Woman with a big heart for Wellington’s homeless

Mar 13th, 2009 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, Student Features

JESSICA DIXON finds a Wellington Good Samaritan organisation that tries to keep the hurt, the abused and the needy off the city’s streets at night.