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An ageing society which doesn't care for its young has a death wish…—Professor Dame Anne Salmond

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July 8, 2014

Latest Household Incomes Report reiterates need for urgent action on child poverty

The latest Household Incomes Report paints a bleak picture for Kiwi children. While the report shows a small drop in the number of children living in poverty, the number remains astoundingly high, with 60% of children in poverty living in

June 16, 2014

Every Child Counts joins with groups across the country to make children an election issue

It takes a child to raise a country! Every Child Counts joins with groups across the country to make children an election issue Every Child Counts has joined with groups across the country to support the launch of a nation-wide

May 27, 2014

Budget includes some positive but not game changer we need

Every Child Counts welcomes the focus in the budget aimed at increasing child wellbeing, notably an extension of free GP visits to under-13s and an increase in paid parental leave. These changes are steps in the right direction and show

October 2, 2013

List of ‘Tick for Kids’ candidates as at 2 October

Here’s the latest list of candidates that have confirmed their commitment to action for children if elected to local government or DHBs. Geographic list Local Government and District Health Board Candidates

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