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Review of financial assistance for caregivers

Oranga Tamariki is carrying out a review of the financial assistance provided to caregivers. What is the review about? We want to take a thorough look at the financial assistance caregivers receive to make sure it meets the needs of children and their caregivers.Changes to payments to caregivers have taken place over the years, but there has not been a f...

Overview

When is a child brought into care Under the law, Oranga Tamariki is required to keep children safe – and in some situations, bringing a child into our care is the only way to keep them safe.   Learn more What to expect When we talk about a child or young person ‘being in care...

Our Focus 2018 - video transcript

(child’s voice)I see a family who loves meI see food on the table, a warm houseI see a cool school...friends to play withA place where I can be me (adult voice)We are Oranga Tamariki–Ministry for Children.We want a country where all tamariki thrive in safe and loving whānau and communities...where they get every opportunity to dream. (child’s voice)I have dreams, big dreams, huuuge dreamsI want to be an inventor, no a zookeeper, an as...

Safety of Children in Care

The new approach will allow Oranga Tamariki to better understand, and effectively address the harm experienced by tamariki in care. This understanding will enable focussed and effective work to prevent future harm, and improve the safety of tamariki in care. Most children enter the care of Oranga Tamariki because they have been harmed. This new data shows that, where we remove children from those harmful situations, in the vast majority of cases we keep them safe. But it also...

Publications

Corporate documents: Annual Report, Statement of Intent, CE Expenses, BIM, Transparency statement Annual ReportsOur Annual Reports outline our financial and non-financial performance each financial year.View our Annual Reports Statement of intentOur Statement of Intent outlines our business for the next four yearsView our Statement of Intent (PDF 4.6MB) Briefing to Income Minister (BIM)This briefing sets out the core roles of the Ministry, and identifie...