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27 March 2020

As part of the Government’s response to COVID-19, new funding is being prioritised to support community efforts on the ground. There are community groups and individuals doing critical work in the fight against COVID-19. This funding will allow them to continue to support their communities and help them through challenges they may face in the coming months.

25 March 2020

This update provides detailed information about what constitutes an essential 'social service' and what this means, following recent Government announcements. This information relates to Oranga Tamariki and Ministry of Social Development (MSD) funded services. It also provides information on the combined approach that the Government’s social sector funding agencies will take to funding services and managing contracts during this time.

18 March 2020

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