Ara Poutama Aotearoa Disability Action Plan2023-2027 Summary

Adapted in 2023 by Accessible Formats Service, Blind Low Vision NZ, Auckland TN: The logo at the top of the page is: Ara Poutama Aotearoa Department of Corrections. Ara Poutama Aotearoa Disability Action Plan 2023-2027 Summary Message from the Deputy Chief Executive Health About the Ara Poutama Aotearoa Disability Action … Read more

Engagement approach

Introduction This document describes how the Crown Response Unit treats information shared by participants before, during and after our engagement activities. There are agreements at the end of each section for you to sign to confirm this document has been explained to you. Your contact at the Crown Response Unit … Read more

Whakamōhiotanga whānui | Overall summary

In this report, we shine a light on the practice of admitting young people (aged 12 to 17 years) to adult inpatient mental health services (adult services) in Aotearoa New Zealand. The 2018 Government Inquiry into Mental Health and Addiction heard concerns about the practice of admitting young people to adult … Read more

CRU Pānui: Appointments to the Survivor Experiences Board – July 2023

Pānui 18 July 2023  Kia ora koutou,  This pānui newsletter is about the first appointments to an independent Board to guide the Survivor Experiences Service.  The Minister for the Public Service Andrew Little has appointed two Co-chairs – Eugene Ryder and Moeapulu Frances Tagaloa. Di Grennell and Jonathan Mosen have … Read more

What is the right to a decent home?

The human right to a decent home is recognised in multiple international human rights treaties. International law usually refers to the ‘right to adequate housing’. Sometimes the term the ‘right to shelter’ is used. However, the human rights literature is clear: the right to adequate housing is much more than shelter, … Read more

Pānui newsletter July 2023

3 Jul 2023, 09:00 Kia ora koutou, This pānui newsletter is about how you can contact the Survivor Experiences Service. How to contact the Survivor Experiences Service The Survivor Experiences Service is now available for people who were abused in state, faith-based, or other forms of care, as well as … Read more