Letter to Ministers

 ComVoices has written to ministers outlining serious concerns about the demand for individual level client data and offering a proposal to work on an alternative approach. Read online.

SSPA conference 2017

This year's SSPA conference is for all those working in social services, whether as practitioners, administrators, researchers or policy makers.

Beyond Boundaries: Collaboration in Action is at Te Papa on 4 and 5 September.
It will feature a strong line-up of speakers including the Children's Commissioner, Judge Andrew Becroft, and the CEO of the new ministry for vulnerable children, GrĂ¡inne Moss. Registration opens on 1 May.
SSPA is now calling for proposals to lead and facilitate workshops. 

SSPA Alert

A major Bill changing some of the fundamental aspects of the CYPF Act is now under consideration at Parliament. Check out the latest SSPA Alert which looks at the issues and invites feedback.