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Male Survivors Waikato: a free counselling service

The service is being delivered by Male Support Services Waikato and manager Mike Holloway said they would be providing it for as long as it…

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Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is teasing details of a $300 million spending package aimed at tackling homelessness

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is teasing details of a $300 million spending package aimed at tackling homelessness and providing more transitional housing.https://t.co/CJZGkFtCoS — nzherald (@nzherald)…

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Peer Support Services | Comcare Trust

https://www.comcare.org.nz/what-we-do/peer-support-services/ Comcare’s Community Support Work offers assistance with the activities that form part of an individual’s daily life.   Support Workers assist with areas such as…

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Lived experience stands in the way of training to help

http://bit.ly/2q6Ahwvhttp://bit.ly/2q6Ahwvhttp://bit.ly/2q6Ahwv Social work students have a much higher incidence of various forms of childhood trauma than students of other disciplines. A 1993 US study found…

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