Projects tagged with Children and Caregivers
30 results found
with: Ministry of Health: MoH
Topics: Research, Caregivers, Families & Whānau, Grand Children & Grandparenthood, Relationships, Children, Māori, Older People
Relationships and emotional support in advanced age: Findings from LiLACS NZ presents key findings about the relationships people have with their family and friends and whether they feel that emotional support is available to them for Māori (aged 80 to 90 years) and non-Māori (aged 85 years).
Topics: Research, Caregivers, Parenting, Children, Information & Communications Technology, Media & Communications, Social Media
Our lives are now awash with media. Consequently our children are exposed to, or can potentially access more content, from a wider range of media, on an ever-expanding range of devices. But what media are New Zealand children consuming in 2014? How are they accessing it, and how often?...
Topics: Evaluation, Social Services, Caregivers, Parenting, Child Development, Drugs & Alcohol, Healthcare, Children
This evaluation summarises the main effects that the 33 participating health professionals (and three parents) have observed when using Ruby's Dad in their practice with children, service users and family members affected by addiction issues. Limited hard copies are available.
Promoting breakfast eating among children has many benefits, including improved cognitive and physical abilities, increased likelihood of meeting the recommendations for fruit and vegetable intake, and decreased unhealthy snacking. The Ministry of Health’s Food and Nutrition Guidelines highlight the importance of eating three...
Topics: Research, Schools, Caregivers, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Relationships, Policy, Children, Youth, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life, Socio-economic status
This paper looks at the impact parents, caregivers, families and whānau can have on children and young people’s learning and education success, and provides a rationale for greater focus and support.
30 Jun 2013
Topics: Evaluation, Crime & Safety, Law & Justice, Prisons, Housing & Homelessness, Caregivers, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Children, Prisoners, Women, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life
This is the final report of a three-phased formative evaluation of the Mothers with Babies (MWB) units, undertaken for the Department of Corrections (the Department) from late 2011 to early 2013.
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Abuse & Neglect, Education & Training, Caregivers, Parenting, Child Mortality, Hazards, Children
Suffocation, foreign body inhalation and strangulation are well-recognised causes of death in the paediatric age group. Data from the United States and United Kingdom show a significant burden of death due to unintentional suffocation, choking or strangulation. Prevention of these deaths is more likely to be...
The Ministry of Health recommends that children consume water and unflavoured milk and eat fresh fruit. If juice is given to children, intake should be limited to one glass per day and it should be diluted at least 50:50 with water. Juice’s high sugar content and acidic nature can contribute to dental caries and tooth erosion,...
with: Statistics New Zealand
Childcare use and work arrangements in 1998 and 2009 compares the findings of the New Zealand Childcare Survey 2009 with those of the New Zealand Childcare Survey 1998. The past decade has seen major changes in New Zealand childcare policy and the work arrangements used by parents. This report highlights some of these changes....
with: Ministry of Justice: MoJ
Topics: Evaluation, Research, Law & Justice, Caregivers, Divorce, Families & Whānau, Households, Marriage & Marital Relationship, Parenting, Relationships, Single Parents, Children
Parenting through Separation is a free voluntary information programme for parents and aims to help separating parents help their children. A summary of participant feedback is available as a PDF below. The feedback shows that 94 percent of the 10,353 participants who completed an evaluation form either agreed...
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