https://practice.orangatamariki.govt.nz/practice-standards/ensure-safety-and-wellbeing/definitions-of-abuse-neglect-and-harm/family-violence/ Family violence is defined under section 9 of the Family Violence Act 2018 as violence inflicted by any person against another person who they are or have been in a family/whānau relationship with. Violence within family/whānau is defined as: physical abuse sexual abuse psychological abuse. It includes: dowry-related violenceContinue Reading

From Oranga Tamariki Update for Providers and Partners: COVID-19 edition #5 We realise that the requirements of COVID-19 Alert Level 4 can put a lot of pressure on families. We want to make sure all tamariki and whānau are safe. We are hosting discussions and responding to questions related toContinue Reading