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

Updated: 01 July 2019

Key information to support kaimahi working with children and young people in residences, such as electronic communications, medication, and line of sight.

Keeping children and young people safe at night

Line of sight

Policy and guidelines for medication management in Oranga Tamariki residences (2012)

Searches of children or young people in care and protection and youth justice residences

Use of electronic communication in residences

Use of secure care


Working with tamariki and rangatahi in residences