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Reports and documents

... 2017 Enhancing Intake Decision-Making Trial Report OIA Response (PDF 9.9MB) 26 Jul 2017 Documents relating to the 'Social Investment Approach' OIA Response (PDF 4.4MB) 04 Jul 2017 Copies of the eight documents tabled in the Expert Advisory Panel Final Report OIA Response (PDF 1.4MB) 23 Jun 2017 Report: Building on Strengths: Evaluating current support systems for kinship care in New Zealand - An exploratory study OIA Response (PDF 2.4MB)   ...

Placing your child for adoption

Adoption is a permanent legal arrangement and your child’s adoptive parents will have full parental rights and responsibilities. Most adoptions in New Zealand are ‘open adoptions’ where the birth parents and the adoptive family know of each other and may keep in touch.  The adoption process Talk to a social workerYour first step...

20170623 Copy of report Building on Strengths Evaluating current support systems for kinship care in New Zealand An exploratory study dated April 2005

Core worker exemptions

The workforce restriction The Children's Act 2014 introduces a workforce restriction, which means it's unlawful to employ a core children’s worker with certain serious criminal offences unless they hold a core worker exemption. The offences which trigger the workforce restriction generally involve child victims, or are of a sexual or violent nature. These are outlined in schedule 2 of the act.Children's Act sche...

Young people transitioning seminar - video transcript

(Damian O'Neill - a Senior Analyst within the Oranga Tamariki Evidence Centre)(Māori spoken) Good morning, tenakoto katoa. (Māori spoken 00:09) Welcome to the end of the working week and a second presentation on our precious young people. In this presentation I'm going to talk about a survey we did of the young people, 15 to 17 year olds, who are moving out of care, out of the care of the chief executive, into independence.And before I talk about the survey findings, some r...

Enquiry Form

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Media contacts

For all media enquiries relating to the Ministry for Vulnerable Children, Oranga Tamariki please contact our National Office Communications Team.  Contacts The media team email and phone number is for news media enquires only. For all other enquiries go to:Contact usMedia teamCall 04 918 9199Email media@mvcot.govt.nz Medi...