Archive for October 2020
Representatives from the department and NAPE will work together to address issues identified by social workers, including safety, stress and workload.
Researchers who are also former wards of the state have stressed the key changes needed to ensure any Māori-run alternative to Oranga Tamariki doesn’t just turn a “white bureaucracy to a brown bureaucracy”.
All of the offences occurred at a post office in Limerick
Each year, thousands of foster children in Texas are shuffled into little-known “treatment centers” where they are frequently neglected and abused. State officials have largely ignored allegations of wrongdoing and calls for reform.
Researchers find that strong state firearm laws are associated with fewer firearm homicides — both within the state where the laws are enacted and across state lines. Conversely, weak firearm laws in one state are linked to higher rates of homicides in neighboring states.