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Call For Inquiry in to Abuse in Care

Monday, 10 April 2017, 4:30 pm | Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers

ANZASW supports the need for a full state supported enquiry into the abuse of children in state care says Shannon Pakura, President. The stories of the of the four men, Ngā Mōrehu, the survivors, recounted on The Hui on Sunday morning, reveal the shocking ... More >>

Social Security (Re-write) Bill

Tuesday, 15 November 2016, 2:12 pm | Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers

The Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers (ANZASW) calls for the removal of Sections 176, 177 and 178 from the Social Security Legislation Rewrite Bill as introduced by Government. More >>

World Social Work Day

Monday, 14 March 2016, 3:03 pm | Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers

Karen Shepherd, and Anaru Gray, President and Tumuaki of Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers (ANZASW) says ANZASW will be celebrating Work Social Work Day on Tuesday 15 March 2016. This day acknowledges the work done around the world by social ... More >>

ANZASW Opposes TPPA

Tuesday, 26 January 2016, 4:26 pm | Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers

The Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers (ANZASW) is opposed to the impending signing of the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement on the 4th of February in Auckland, New Zealand. More >>

Profit Before Recovery

Friday, 5 June 2015, 4:15 pm | Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers

The President of ANZASW, James Makowharemahihi is concerned that the Government’s strategy to use Social Investment Bonds to deliver services to assist people with mental illness return to work is putting profit before supporting recovery for people ... More >>

ANZASW Media Release

Tuesday, 28 April 2015, 4:09 pm | Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers

The President of ANZASW, James Makowharemahihi supports New First’s call for mandatory registration of social workers included in the Vulnerable Children’s Act. Makowharemahihi however believes that this does not go far enough. In his view registration must ... More >>

Salvation Army report fully endorsed

Monday, 17 February 2014, 10:20 am | Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers

The Salvation Army report, Striking a Better Balance, is fully endorsed by Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers, Tangata Whenua Social Workers Association and the Council for Social Work Education Aotearoa New Zealand. More >>

Social Workers Day: Invisible heroes celebrated

Wednesday, 22 September 2010, 10:20 am | Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers

Today is the day for those often invisible people, who work in hospitals, social service agencies and community-based organisations around the country to step up and take a huge bow. More >>

Social Workers: Celebrating Our Profession

Wednesday, 23 September 2009, 9:07 am | Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers

“On this day, Social Workers Day 2009, the Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers encourages all Social Workers to take pride in the valued mahi/ work we all do, and the kaupapa/ purpose we all share” says Rose Henderson, ANZASW President. More >>

Pay Equity Is A Social Justice Issue

Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 9:41 am | Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers

New Zealand's professional body for social workers, the Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers (ANZASW), is questioning the Government over the 'anti-pay equity decision' taken last week by State Services Minister Tony Ryall when he axed two ... More >>

 

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