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Working with children and young people in residences policy — Key information

Updated: 01 July 2019

Key information for when we are working with tamariki and rangatahi in residences.

Grief and separation: When a child or young person enters care

Keeping children and young people safe at night

Keeping our focus on mokopuna

Line of sight

Policy and guidelines for medication management in Oranga Tamariki residences

Returning mokopuna safely home

Use of electronic communication in residences

When a child or young person dies

Working with children and young people who are placed in a Oranga Tamariki residence or supervised group home or provider placement

Searches of children or young people in residences

Contact us for information about management of suicide and self-harm in care and protection and youth justice residences.