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Time to make world-leading family group conferences a reality

News

1 Dec 2017

The Children’s Commissioner has called for significant change and improvement in the way Family Group Conferences are prepared for and conducted for both care and protection and youth justice.


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Tamariki and rangatahi Māori talk about Mana Mokopuna

Reports

1 Dec 2017

The Office had a stall at the Ngā Manu Kōrero National speech competiton to hear from tamariki and rangatahi Māori what they thought about our mana mokopuna lens (way of thinking)


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Fulfilling the Vision: Improving Family Group Conference preparation and participation

Reports

1 Dec 2017

High quality preparation for family group conferences (FGCs) is important both for engagement of children and young people and their whānau in FGCs and the subsequent quality of FGC plans.


VIDEO: White Ribbon Day

News

25 Nov 2017

A message from Judge Andrew Becroft for White Ribbon Day 2017


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Annual Report 2017

Corporate documents

24 Nov 2017


VIDEO: What's working for FGCs

News

20 Nov 2017

Children's Commissioner, Judge Andrew Becroft and Restorative Practices Aotearoa's Mike Hinton discuss family group conferences and restorative justice.


What Makes a Good Life?

In October and November 2018, the Office of the Children's Commissioner and Oranga Tamariki - Ministry for Children asked for the views of children and young people on what wellbeing means to them.

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