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Posts Tagged ‘ Ministry of Social Development ’

New winter energy payment not for everyone

Aug 15th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News

LISTEN: The $20 payment is to help reduce heating costs throughout the winter.



NZ launches sexual harm crisis line Monday

Apr 14th, 2018 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, News, Top Picture

Eva McGauley gets her wish as Ministry of Social Development set to launch online messaging service. SAMUEL ROBINSON reports.



Hutt teenage mums celebrate 20 years of their own school

Jun 23rd, 2017 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Lead Story, News

Hutt Valley young mums, alumni and staff celebrate 20 years of unique schooling at the Titiro Whakamua teen parent unit. Debbie Whitely, principal and teacher from the very beginning says most schools would wait till their 50th birthday, but Titiro Whakamua is not like other schools. SAPEER MAYRON reports.



Inequities in health linked to high stomach cancer rates for Maori

Mar 28th, 2015 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, Most Popular, News, Student Features

An Otago University stomach cancer report highlights over-representation of Maori in stats. FINN RAINGER reports.



Fraser puts a face to the ability of artists, not the disability

Jan 13th, 2015 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

Through Wellington’s creative spaces Fraser Hoffe says he has found his reason for living,



Fraser puts a face to the ability of artists, not the disability

Oct 14th, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

Through Wellington’s creative spaces Fraser Hoffe says he has found his reason for living,



New programmes get Naenae on the right track

Mar 27th, 2014 | By | Category: Latest News

Naenae Primary School is looking to the future after striking a perfect harmony of education and positivity.



“Ex-psychiatric patient” tag for Studylink client

Jan 30th, 2013 | By | Category: Diversity, Editor's Picks, Features, Front Page Layout, Lead Story

Studylink Wellington has labelled a client “ex-psychiatric patient” without his knowledge or permission.

JEAN ELTRINGHAM looks at how the student’s privacy was breached and why it shouldn’t have been.



Bennett agrees to fund sexual abuse helpline after public pressure

Dec 12th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Petition signed by 12,000 moves Government to save sexual abuse helpline.



Migrants to lose valuable help for transition into Kiwi life

Nov 6th, 2012 | By | Category: Diversity, Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Victoria University must stop providing employment aid to migrants if funding cannot be sourced.



Why local body elections aren’t occupying our minds

Jul 1st, 2010 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, Local body elections

Ministry of Social Development data shows local government voting is on the decline, with less than half of those enrolled bothering to vote, reports ANNA MATHIESON.



Tapping creativity on path to wellness

Sep 9th, 2009 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Diversity, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Student’s passion for art helps cope with disorder.



Recession crippling key city welfare agency

Aug 31st, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Welfare centre that helps thousands running out of money.



Family Stores no longer awash with cheap goods

Aug 12th, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

As demand rises, fewer goods are reaching charity shops.



Emails query state response to violence

Dec 9th, 2008 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

New cabinet ministers hear about violence against women.