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Posted in Politics Sexual Abuse

Another $12m will be spent on improving outcomes for male survivors of sexual harm – but caution remains

ANALYSIS: The announcement that $131 million will be spent on helping sexual violence survivors has stunned the sector, but some are happier than others and the…

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Money will go to services dedicated to improving the wellbeing of male victims

Changes to the court system, better support services for victims and an ad campaign aimed at stopping violence form part of a $320 million programme to…

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Posted in News Sexual Abuse

Parliamentary Under-Secretary to the Minister of Justice on Domestic and Sexual Violence Issues

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PA1805/S00229/stepping-up-to-help-survivors-of-sexual-abuse.htm Thursday, 17 May 2018, 2:17 pm Press Release: New Zealand Government Hon Iain Lees-Galloway Minister for ACC Jan Logie Parliamentary Under-Secretary to the Minister…

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Dame Lesley says it can’t always be ascribed to poverty

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12015509 Dame Lesley says it can’t always be ascribed to poverty, so we need to dig deeper. It was only a couple of weeks ago…

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Posted in Politics Psychology

#Bill #English #evidence #E-therapy #claims

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PO1709/S00394/bill-english-asked-to-show-evidence-for-e-therapy-claims.htm “The prime minister was premature in suggesting e-therapy works as well as face-to-face in the leaders’ debate. The evidence is minimal and contradictory and…

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Lack of funding cripples sector that faces unprecedented demand.

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/aug/12/therapy-lifeline-survivors-sexual-abuse-fund-properly Unfortunately charities can’t rely on the public to dig into their pockets and provide the financial security they need. When I was a trustee…

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Jan Logie – Government social sector reforms

https://blog.greens.org.nz/2015/06/23/government-social-sector-reforms/ Government has prioritised MSD funding to three areas: vulnerable children, young people, and adult survivors. Almost all MSD funding will now be focussed on…

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Encouraging many people to give a small amount

Pat Shepherd of @OnePercentNZ on encouraging many people to give a small amount to effect big change.http://t.co/w3aKCI8OmG — RNZ – Nine To Noon (@ninetonoon) September…

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