We advocate for the interests, rights and wellbeing of children and young people


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Education matters to me: Emotional wellbeing

Reports

14 Mar 2018

Children and young people talked about the range of significant relationships that exist in their worlds and how these relationships either enable them to achieve or prevent them from achieving.


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Education matters to me: Experiences of tamariki and rangatahi Māori

Reports

14 Mar 2018

While many of the concerns in this report are shared by Māori and non-Māori children and young people, we also heard about particular issues that tamariki and rangatahi Māori experience differently.


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Child and Youth Voices: Tama-te-rā Ariki

Reports

13 Mar 2018

We wanted to learn about the lived experience of rangatahi and tamariki Māori, so we asked them.


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Case study: Listening to young New Zealanders

Reports

28 Feb 2018

A case study of engaging with young people on viewing sexual violence in entertainment media.


2018 Feb Ministry of Health case study

Case study: Transforming respite

Reports

28 Feb 2018

A case study of engaging with a range of children and young people with disabilities: high and complex needs, autism and cerebral palsy.


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Case study: Te Whānau Aroha

Reports

28 Feb 2018

A case study of a youth advisory group made up of young people experienced in the State care system coming together to advise the then Minister for Children on State Care.


Looking for our parenting guides or posters?

We have moved to online publication of our reports and guides and no longer have hard copies available to order. We have also discontinued the 'Behaviour' series of brochures and posters.

SKIP (Strategies with kids/Information for parents) has some helpful resources available for parents and those working with parents.

Our popular booklet 'Choose to Hug' is available to download.

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