Projects tagged with Policy
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Reducing Harm from Falls - Evaluation of the Mini-Collaborative Aged Residential Care Programme in the Wellington Region
The Health Quality & Safety Commission (HQSC) in conjunction with the Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) and three Wellington-based District Health Boards (DHBs), established a mini-collaborative to coordinate a 10-month collaboration to reduce harm from falls in age-related residential care (ARRC).
Topics: Evaluation, International Research, Literature review, Parenting, Policy, Behaviour Management, Child Development, Children, Socio-economic status
The Ministries of Education, Health and Social Development, in collaboration with academic experts, established the Incredible Years Pilot Study to assess the efficacy of the Incredible Years Parent programme in New Zealand.The findings of the evaluation will inform the further development of existing IYP programmes and guide...
Supporting disabled people and people with health conditions into work through the Health and Disability Long Term Work Programme
22 Jul 2014
Topics: Evaluation, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Leadership, Policy, Disability, Discrimination
The Health and Disability Long Term Work Programme aims to increase the number of disabled people, including long-term unemployed disabled people, in paid employment on an equal basis with others. It is a four year programme that contributes to the Disability Action Plan and builds on the Health and Disability Welfare Reform...
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...
3 Jul 2014
Youth Service is a new approach to working with vulnerable young people where MSD contracts a service provider to work actively and intensively with a young person Young people who access a main benefit are at extremely high risk of long term benefit dependency. Youth Service was established in August 2012 to...
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,...
Topics: Evaluation, Teachers, E-Learning, Schools, Secondary Education, Policy, Information & Communications Technology
This report outlines the results of the TELA Laptops Scheme School Survey for 2013. This survey was conducted in order to determine whether the current products offered by the TELA Scheme are meeting user needs and to examine the quality of support services schools receive from Telecom Rental.
Topics: Human Rights & Civil Liberties, International Relations, Economic Growth, Pedagogy, Teachers, Schools, Secondary Education, Leadership, Policy, International students, Language, Innovation
This exploratory study considers the feasibility of measuring New Zealand senior secondary (Years 12/13) students' "international capabilities". Building on background work undertaken by the Ministry's International Division, the methodology had three components. Analysis of New Zealand and international...
The purpose of this evaluation is to review how the Proof of concept work stream performed against the key milestones and tasks, capture stakeholders’ experience of the work stream and list lessons learned i.e. things that went well and things that did not go well during the work stream. Overall the work...
Increasing Violence Intervention Programme (VIP) Programmes’ Responsiveness to Māori: A whānau-centred approach for the VIP programme
with: Ministry of Health: MoH
Topics: Evaluation, Kaupapa Māori, Support Groups, Community Development, Non-Governmental Organisation (NGOs), Abuse & Neglect, Family Violence, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Leadership, Policy, Healthcare, Te Āo Māori, Whānau, Whānau Ora, Children
The VIP programme supports DHBs to develop policies, health professional training and clinical leadership to improve the identification assessment and referral of people experiencing family violence. This resource was born out of a desire by VIP coordinators working in hospitals across New Zealand to increase...
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