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07 Jun 2019
The PSA is disappointed the persistent underfunding of disability support services has continued in Budget 2019.Funding for National Disability Support Services in this budget is $7 million less than what was spent last year.
31 May 2019
The PSA has welcomed the long awaited Government response to ‘He Ara Oranga - Government Inquiry into Mental Health and Addiction’ coupled with the ‘Budget 2019: Mental Health, Wellbeing and Addiction initiatives’ as an encouraging approach to transforming New Zealand’s mental health and addiction...
27 May 2019
The PSA welcomes yesterday’s pre-budget announcement of over $150 million for a new Transition Support Service for young people leaving state care, and hopes further details will address social service workforce requirements.