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A new study has provided insight into teen and young adult’s social patterns and alcohol related harm. National Youth Services Advisor, Ben Birks-Ang of New Zealand Drugs Foundation and Odyssey...
It’s been a year since Oranga Tamariki officially launched as a standalone ministry. We welcomed Hoani Jeremy Lambert, Deputy Chief Executive of Voices of Children in Oranga Tamariki, to fill us in...
  The new Substance Addiction (Compulsory Assessment and Treatment) Act commenced 28 February, and aims to provide treatment for those with severe addiction even if they don’t want it. However,...
Earlier this year, Werry began its biennial preparations for The Stocktake research data gathering project. Since 2004, Werry has collected key service data from all DHBs and DHB funded NGO services...
Kia ora! This issue, we offer up a Quick Guide to the SACAT Bill, more great conversations from the AOD sector and the Youth Consumer Forum, launch of a new Substances And Choices Scale video guide...