With the support of our valued partners, iwi, practitioners, NGOs and professionals – including doctors, teachers and Police – we can provide care and protection to our most at-risk children and young people.
Safe and appropriate information sharing will ensure everyone working with tamariki can collaborate in the best interests of the child
Information for providers and partners
We work with communities, NGOs and government agencies to support at-risk children and young people. Here you'll find information about funding for providers, including the funding code of practice.
Requirements of the Children's Act
The Children's Act 2014 was part of a series of comprehensive measures brought in to protect and improve the wellbeing of vulnerable children. Find information and resources for employers, organisations and individuals relating to the Act.
School-based social work programmes
We provide school-based social work services for children across the country, where social or family circumstances are causing them to struggle with their education.
Published: March 28, 2017 · Updated: April 14, 2022