Projects tagged with Self-Advocacy
28 results found
with: Statistics New Zealand
Topics: Research, Self-Advocacy, Policy, Public Service, Population Shifts, Communicating, Information & Communications Technology, Innovation
The purpose of this work is to better understand public attitudes to data integration and the willingness of the New Zealand public to share their information directly or indirectly. More specifically, to understand how individuals from different demographic groups might perceive data re-use and integration, reveal any...
Topics: Evaluation, Methodology, Self-Advocacy, Community Development, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Social Services, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Policy, Public Service, Population Shifts
Superu has worked in partnership with the Aotearoa New Zealand Evaluation Association (ANZEA) to develop a set of Aotearoa-specific evaluation standards that set out the expectations of the evaluation process, practices and products. The standards provide guidance on what should occur at all stages of a quality evaluation.
with: Ministry of Health: MoH
Topics: Evaluation, Self-Advocacy, Support Groups, Community Development, Non-Governmental Organisation (NGOs), Employment & Labour, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Income & Wealth, Social Services, Caregivers, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Disability
Funded Family Care is a Ministry of Health-funded support option that was introduced in October 2013 to enable some disabled people with high or very high needs to pay a family member, who would otherwise be excluded, to provide personal care and household management supports. A year after the policy came into...
Topics: Evaluation, Advocacy, Self-Advocacy, Community Development, Not for profit, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Social Services, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Leadership, Local Government, Policy
The philosophy underpinning community-led development is one of community empowerment. It is illustrated by broad community engagement to identify shared issues and concerns to generate local solutions. The community-led development approach focusses on communities as a whole, rather than on specific...
Topics: Evaluation, Peer Support, Self-Advocacy, Employment & Labour, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Income & Wealth, Poverty & Child Poverty, Retirement, Social Security & Welfare, Education & Training, Families & Whānau, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life
Financial literacy, is defined by the Commission for Financial Literacy and Retirement Income (CFLRI) as "the ability to make informed judgements and effective decisions regarding the use and management of money. It is about having financial knowledge and the understanding, confidence and motivation to make...
Topics: Research, Self-Advocacy, Employment & Labour, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Income & Wealth, Retirement, Social Security & Welfare, Older People, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life
This survey looks at older New Zealanders’ expectations for and experiences of retirement. Research was conducted among those aged 50 years and over, and includes the views of those who are nearing retirement and those who have already retired. A total of 1,052 New Zealanders took part in the research.
Topics: Research, Self-Advocacy, Community Development, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Inequality, Poverty & Child Poverty, Unemployment, Families & Whānau, Households, Parenting, Policy, Mental Health, Resilience
Many New Zealand families are on a low income; some of these families manage to meet their everyday needs while others do not. For example, less than a half of those in the bottom income decile, and a third in the second lowest decile, report that their income is inadequate to meet their everyday needs. The...
6 Aug 2014
Topics: Research, Self-Advocacy, Community Development, Economic Growth, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Income & Wealth, Social Security & Welfare, Social Services, Iwi, Te Āo Māori, Tiriti o Waitangi/Treaty of Waitangi, Māori
This report has been commissioned by the Ministry of Social Development (MSD) to explore high level options for decentralising welfare in general and specifically to Ngai Tūhoe that incentivises positive outcomes while protecting the Government’s exposure to risk. Possible options need to be consistent with both the Investment...
15 Apr 2014
Attracting and retaining international students is one of the New Zealand Government’s key priorities. The Settlement, Protection and Attraction Branch of Immigration New Zealand, Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment is currently working on expanding the information that it provides to international students about...
with: Ministry of Education: MoE, Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority: CERA, Ministry of Youth Development: MYD
Topics: Research, Peer Support, Self-Advocacy, Natural Disasters, Vulnerable & Disadvantaged, Youth, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life, Resilience, Socio-economic status
If you're between the ages of 12 and 24 and live in greater Christchurch, you're part of a group that actively participates in our region as students, employees, employers and leaders: young people. It's important that we understand your perspectives and needs to ensure the right decisions are...
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