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Ministry of Social Development (MSD)

Website: Ministry of Social Development: MSD

Our Ministry is all about helping to build successful individuals, and in turn building strong, healthy families and communities.

Campaign for Action on Family Violence

Family violence is a significant social problem in New Zealand causing economic, social and health problems for victims and witnesses of violence. It is estimated to...

A permanent non-kin placement project in action

*Social Work Now, Issue 30, pages 8-14* When the Gisborne Child, Youth and Family office focused on permanent placements, eight children were identified with complex case histories...

The Windmill Programme: Thinking outside the square

*Social Work Now, Issue 46, page 36-40.* Research has shown that children with disabilities struggle to find a place in mainstream social and recreational programmes (Families Commission,...

Youth Participation Case Studies DVD

The Youth Participation Videos DVD profiles youth participation projects from around New Zealand that have been supported by the Ministry of Youth Development (MYD). The Ministry is...