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Child and youth participation in government policy

Monday, 24 June 2019, 11:12 am | Barnardos

Barnardos is today welcoming the release of the report ‘Are We Listening? – Children’s Participation Rights in Government Policy’ from the Children’s Convention Monitoring Group. The report focusses on children and young people’s right to participate ... More >>

Barnardos has high hopes for Budget 2019

Thursday, 30 May 2019, 6:14 pm | Barnardos

Barnardos hopes Budget 2019 will build momentum towards An Aotearoa New Zealand where every child shines bright More >>

An Aotearoa where every child shines bright

Thursday, 30 May 2019, 6:00 pm | Barnardos

Barnardos, Aotearoa’s national children’s charitable NGO working towards the vision of ‘An Aotearoa where every child shines bright’, says it is pleased to see children and their families and whānau prioritised in Budget 2019. More >>

Barnardos welcomes Gov response to mental health inquiry

Wednesday, 29 May 2019, 4:33 pm | Barnardos

Barnardos welcomes Government response to Mental Health and Addiction Inquiry, but says strong focus on child and youth mental health is urgently needed More >>

Barnardos praises Budget 2019 youth investment

Monday, 27 May 2019, 9:40 am | Barnardos

Barnardos says Budget 2019 youth transition investment will support young people to have better lives More >>

Barnardos welcomes new gov family and sexual violence budget

Monday, 20 May 2019, 3:27 pm | Barnardos

Barnardos welcomes new government family and sexual violence Wellbeing Budget package More >>

Barnardos welcomes Mike Munnelly as new Chief Executive

Wednesday, 15 May 2019, 10:08 am | Barnardos

Barnardos, Aotearoa’s national children’s charity working with thousands of children around New Zealand every year has today named Mike Munnelly as its new Chief Executive. More >>

Barnardos says Welfare recs have transformative potential

Friday, 3 May 2019, 3:01 pm | Barnardos

Barnardos says Welfare Reform recommendations have potential to be transformative for children and their families and whānau More >>

Barnardos welcomes new children’s legislation

Tuesday, 18 December 2018, 4:55 pm | Barnardos

Barnardos says that the passing of the Child Poverty Reduction Bill and Children’s Amendment Bill in Parliament today signals a landmark moment for children. More >>

Barnardos welcomes plan for early learning

Monday, 19 November 2018, 2:28 pm | Barnardos

Today Barnardos welcomes Government’s publication He taonga te tamati – the draft Strategic Plan for Early Learning 2019-29. Barnardos particularly welcomes the theme of the draft Strategic Plan: every child a taonga. The draft plan begins from the ... More >>

Bernardos celebrates efforts towards better NZ for children

Thursday, 15 November 2018, 4:47 pm | Barnardos

Barnardos New Zealand today hosted its 2018 Annual General Meeting at Rongamaraeroa, Te Papa Marae, commencing at 1pm. Barnardos’ AGM was a celebration of the organisation’s work over the past year supporting tamariki, rangatahi and their families and whānau. ... More >>

White Ribbon Community Event Phillipstown Community Hub

Friday, 9 November 2018, 11:12 am | Barnardos

In support of White Ribbon Day, the Christchurch community will attend a family friendly event 10.30am tomorrow, Saturday 10th November, at the Phillipstown Community Hub. More >>

Child Poverty Reduction Bill passes second reading

Thursday, 1 November 2018, 5:27 pm | Barnardos

Barnardos says continued progress on Child Poverty Reduction Bill sends positive message for children and families More >>

New approach is needed for our children

Friday, 28 September 2018, 2:49 pm | Barnardos

Barnardos welcomes the Government’s announcement of a renewed emphasis to reduce family and sexual violence. More >>

Barnardos recognises outstanding leadership of out-going CEO

Monday, 3 September 2018, 10:49 am | Barnardos

The Barnardos Board is today leading tributes recognising the outstanding leadership of Chief Executive Jeff Sanders, who will vacate the Chief Executive role early next year. More >>

Barnardos on home-based early childhood education

Thursday, 23 August 2018, 4:40 pm | Barnardos

Barnardos says proposals on home-based early childhood education are a step in the right direction Barnardos welcomes Government’s proposals published this week to improve home-based early childhood education (ECE) in Aotearoa New Zealand. These ... More >>

Barnardos welcomes Budget 2018 and its positive impact

Thursday, 17 May 2018, 4:40 pm | Barnardos

Jeff Sanders, Chief Executive, says Barnardos welcomes the Government’s commitment to making Aotearoa New Zealand the best place in the world to be a child. Mr Sanders says that “Barnardos is pleased to see the Government investing in a range of initiatives ... More >>

Barnardos welcomes funding for family violence services

Wednesday, 9 May 2018, 4:17 pm | Barnardos

Barnardos is welcoming the Prime Minister’s announcement that frontline family violence services will get a significant funding boost in this year’s Budget. More >>

Barnardos welcomes boost to mental health support

Thursday, 22 February 2018, 4:48 pm | Barnardos

Barnardos says the Prime Minister’s announcement today that Canterbury children will receive more mental health support should help make a positive difference to children’s health and well-being. Claire Achmad, Barnardos Manager – Advocacy, ... More >>

Child Poverty Bill a new start for children’s rights in NZ

Wednesday, 31 January 2018, 12:45 pm | Barnardos

Barnardos says that the introduction of the Child Poverty Reduction Bill today signals a new start for children’s rights and well-being in our country, presenting a renewed opportunity to work together to make Aotearoa New Zealand a place where every child ... More >>

 

 

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