Projects tagged with Families & Whānau
466 results found
12 Feb 2015
Topics: Research, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Poverty & Child Poverty, Social Services, Unemployment, Emissions, Transport, Families & Whānau, Behaviour Management, Healthcare, Obesity, Whānau, Children, Māori, Pacific People, Youth, Quality of Life, Socio-economic status, Discrimination
This report highlights the impact obesity has on our economic, social, cultural and environmental well-being. At an individual and family level it can affect our income levels, educational achievement, self-esteem and social participation. As a society it affects how our taxes are used in government subsidies and even...
Topics: Evaluation, Bullying, Teachers, Schools, Secondary Education, Families & Whānau, Healthcare, Mental Health, Quality of Life
This report presents the findings of ERO’s evaluation of how well 68 secondary schools in Term 1 2014 promoted and responded to student wellbeing.
5 Jan 2015
with: Ministry of Health: MoH
Topics: International Research, Monitoring, Research, Families & Whānau, Child Development, Healthcare, Whānau, Children, Youth, Quality of Life
The Ministry of Health, in partnership with sector experts, developed the Well Child / Tamariki Ora Quality Improvement Framework, drawing on New Zealand and international research. This is the third Well Child / Tamariki Ora quality indicators publication, and show areas of excellence and areas for...
with: Ministry for Women
Topics: Literature review, Research, Crime & Safety, Family Violence, Families & Whānau, Marriage & Marital Relationship, Relationships, Hapū, Iwi, Wairua, Whānau, Women, Quality of Life, Gender
Primary prevention of violence against women is an approach that seeks to stop violence against women before it occurs in the first place. It is an internationally emerging field of practice with a growing evidence base about what works. However, research on how it is understood and how effective it is in diverse cultural...
Reducing harm for children affected by parental addiction and reducing unequal access to addiction services are key priorities for the Health Promotion Agency (HPA). Waitemata District Health Board (DHB) Community Alcohol and Drug Service (CADS) Pregnancy and Parenting Service (PPS) provides an intensive assertive outreach case...
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, 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...
Topics: Evaluation, Community Development, Families & Whānau, Leadership, Policy, Disability, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life
This report details the findings from an initial evaluation of the Enabling Good Lives (EGL) Demonstration in Christchurch. EGL is a new approach to supporting disabled people to live their vision of a good life. Under the approach, disabled people and their families are offered planning and facilitation along...
25 Nov 2014
with: Social Policy Evaluation and Research Unit: Superu , Families Commission (now operates as the Social Policy Evaluation and Research Unit: Superu)
Topics: Community Development, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Housing & Homelessness, Income & Wealth, Poverty & Child Poverty, Social Services, Families & Whānau, Hazards, Whānau, Quality of Life, Resilience, Communicating, Social Media
The research seeks to understand the kinds of services, support and information that Christchurch families and whānau affected by the earthquakes need to maintain resilience and aid their psychosocial recovery. It also focuses on identifying the most effective channels, access points and referral pathways required to reach...
11 Nov 2014
with: Ministry of Health: MoH
Internationally, self-management is recognised as one of the most critical components in improving health care for people with long-term conditions. It is fundamental to the health and wellbeing of people with long-term conditions and it also enables the health system to make the best use of increasingly scarce resources.
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