Projects tagged with Social Services
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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...
Practice: The New Zealand Corrections Journal - Volume 2 Issue 2: August 2014 - Motivational Interviewing
Topics: Evaluation, Literature review, Research, Conflict & Conflict Resolution, Crime & Safety, Law & Justice, Prisons, Employment & Labour, Social Services, Families & Whānau, Healthcare, Mental Health, Children, Prisoners, Youth, Communicating
Volume 2 Issue 2 of Practice: The New Zealand Corrections Journal focuses on Motivational Interviewing and includes: Editorial - Nikki Reynolds, Chief Psychologist Motivational Interviewing: A useful skill for correctional staff? - Dr Eileen Britt...
Topics: Evaluation, Productivity, Social Services, Families & Whānau, Local Government, Drugs & Alcohol, Healthcare, Mental Health, Innovation
The past three decades have been a period of increasing investment and significant improvement in mental health and addiction (MH&A) services in order to better support the recovery of people with serious mental health and addiction problems, and their family/whānau in the community. In recent years,...
The theme of our Office's work programme for 2013/14 was Service delivery. As part of this theme, we looked at two aspects of the work of the Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) and the Ministry of Social Development. We chose case management because that is how many people experience service...
How well an organisation deals with complaints shows how committed that organisation is to providing a high-quality service to its clients. Dealt with correctly, complaints can help an organisation to change and improve. As part of our 2013/14 work programme, we decided to look at how the Accident Compensation...
7 Jul 2014
This is the first internal actuarial report produced in relation to the forward liabilities of the welfare system. The purpose of the report is for the Chief Actuary to independently: Review and comment on the valuation of the forward liability and what can be learned from analysis of the change in...
2 Jul 2014
with: Ministry of Health: MoH
Topics: Evaluation, Non-Governmental Organisation (NGOs), Not for profit, Social Services, Community Education, Policy, Drugs & Alcohol, Healthcare, Youth, Media & Communications
The Ministerial Forum on Alcohol Advertising and Sponsorship sought submissions from affected stakeholders, experts on advertising, sponsorship,...
with: Te Puni Kōkiri: TPK
Topics: Evaluation, Social Services, Families & Whānau, Hapū, Iwi, Te Āo Māori, Whakapapa, Whānau, Whānau Ora
In July 2014 the then Minister of Whānau Ora, Minister Turia presented this Whānau Ora Achievements Report in the House. The report summarises the achievements of Whānau Ora over the four years it had been in place. The report also includes success stories, the commissioning approach and future priorities....
5 Jun 2014
This paper investigates the proximity of firms to their customers to assess the extent to which different industries trade their output over distance within New Zealand. At the sector level, the output of the primary sector is traded across distance to the largest extent, followed by the goods-producing sector and then the...
This research note draws together information on New Zealand’s international trade in services and was prepared as background information for the Productivity Commission’s inquiry into ‘Boosting productivity in the services sector’. Services account for an increasing share of international trade. Like goods...
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