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    Top five concerns among Māori in 2018

    The top five things that kept Māori awake at night during 2018 have been released in a new study

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    Nearly 16,000 children seek emergency aid over Christmas

    A total of 15,795 New Zealand children received emergency aid including, food, clothing and shelter, from The Salvation Army this Christmas.

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    What’s on the menu for City Mission Christmas lunch

    More than 2000 guests and 600 volunteers are expected to fill Spark Arena tomorrow as part of the Auckland City Mission’s annual Christmas lunch.

  4. Video for Whānau Ora minister fronts Ngā Whare Waatea marae
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    Whānau Ora minister fronts Ngā Whare Waatea marae

    Whānau Ora Minister Peeni Henare has fronted up to last Xmas parcel distribution at Ngā Whare Waatea marae in South Auckland at the invitation of MUMA Whānau Ora. Manager Veronica Henare says she wants the government to do more to support struggling families at Christmas.

  5. Video for Minister to consider more 'satellite offices' on marae
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    Minister to consider more 'satellite offices' on marae

    The Minister of Social Development is considering the call from Papakura Marae CEO and the Manager of MUMA Whānau Ora Services to set up satellite offices at marae.  Tony Kake and Veronica Henare say the partnering with MSD staff on site to distribute emergency xmas parcels to hundreds of whānau has shown the potential of the idea.

  6. Video for Govt challenged to open xmas purse strings for needy
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    Govt challenged to open xmas purse strings for needy

    The manager of MUMA Whānau Ora says they are unable to meet the demand of whānau coming to Ngā Whare Waatea Marae in South Auckland to receive emergency food parcels.  Veronica Henare says hundreds will go without this festive season and is challenging the government to open its purse strings to help.

  7. Video for How's about housing our homeless?
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    How's about housing our homeless?

    Concerns have been raised around drugs, the housing crisis, lack of mental health services and economic support in a new Salvation Army State of our Communities report released today.

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    Health outcomes appalling for high-income country- CPAG

    The latest Child Poverty Monitor released today by the Office of the Children’s Commissioner reveals that one in five children under the age of 15 experience moderate-to-severe food insecurity.

  9. Video for A nanny's struggle to survive
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    A nanny's struggle to survive

    A solo-mother in South Auckland leaves her full-time job as a social worker to study in the hope she receives more income when she graduates.  Ahead of a child poverty report due on Monday, Kimi Herewini wants better outcomes for low income families. 

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    Barbarian Papiriana Family

    Gangs are usually in the spotlight for all the wrong reasons, but in Ōpōtiki the Mongrel Mob Barbarians are trying to be more community-minded.

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