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From the CEO: Using evidence to tackle family violence

The focus on violence within families and relationships is a sad but recurring theme for those of us working in the social sector and on 7 June I attended the...

The needs of children exposed to family violence are not being recognised – new research findings shine a light on at risk group

Released today, 'What works for children exposed to family violence?' brings together evidence about the best interventions which make a positive difference to these children’s lives....

Latest research released from Growing Up in New Zealand study

Superu has released the latest report from the Growing Up in New Zealand (GUiNZ) longitudinal study working together with GUiNZ. This report focuses on the children from the study at age 4.

Now we are 4 provides a comprehensive look at how Kiwi kids from the study are faring....

Adolescents have highest rate of partner violence – new report

Adolescent relationship abuse is a persistent problem that requires further attention and resource in New Zealand, but receives less attention than violence in adult relationships.

This is the finding of an issues paper released today by the New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse...

Getting your organisation ready to do evaluations

Superu has developed a user-friendly toolkit to help community and voluntary organisations and others get ready to do evaluations of their programmes. The toolkit is in four parts and can be accessed online, or in print.

The toolkit has been tested with a range of social sector agencies...

From the CEO: Evidence to Action

What works: When evidence leads to action is the theme of our annual Evidence to Action conference, scheduled for 19 June in Wellington.

We are thrilled with the quality of speakers we’ve attracted this year. They will be presenting their views on evidence use and how to move...

Now we are 4: happy, healthy children focus of latest research

Superu and the University of Auckland have just released the latest report from the Growing Up in New Zealand (GUiNZ) longitudinal study. This report focuses on the children from the study at age 4.

Now we are 4 provides a comprehensive look at how Kiwi kids from the study are...

Youth Mental Health Project – new reports released

The Youth Mental Health Project (YMHP) has been running since 2012, and comprises 26 specific initiatives aimed at promoting the wellbeing of youth aged 12 to...

Family & Whānau Wellbeing Status Report – 2017

The Families & Whānau Wellbeing Status Report 2017 due for release in June will include sections on the following areas of research and a discussion which draws across these to consider the implications for supporting family and whānau wellbeing.

Patterns of multiple...

What works for children exposed to family violence?

The report What works for children exposed to family violence? integrates international and New Zealand evidence to make recommendations about the future design and delivery of services for children exposed to family violence.

Superu will be launching this report on 13 June, and...

Last update: 24 Jul 2017