Child, Youth and Family news
Police dogs in action were the highlight for Child, Youth and Family kids in care at the recent Christmas party hosted by New Zealand Police.
Underwater welder, social worker, flight attendant, police officer and Prime Minister, were among the career aspirations of twenty-four young people in foster care who received William Wallace awards on Tuesday 8 December.
As part of a recent Child, Youth and Family orientation programme, social work students were given a tour of the child witness interviewing facility, Manuwai Specialist Services, in Hamilton.
A love of quilting and a passion for children have combined to give a quilting group the joy of giving back to the community, making quilts for children in Child, Youth and Family care.
More than 1,000 early childhood teachers from across the Auckland region recently attended a series of forums, where they learnt more about child protection.