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End school exclusions - Children's Commissioner

The Children’s Commissioner has called for schools to stop excluding young people who use alcohol and other drugs.

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Survey identifies drug use changes during lockdown

Over the past few weeks, we've been trying to understand what impact the Covid-19 lockdown has had on people who use drugs.

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New book focusses on keeping at-risk young people in school

Our deputy director Ben Birks-Ang has contributed a chapter to a new book about supporting young people experiencing crisis and trauma to stay in school

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Enrol now and change history

The general election will be held on Saturday 19 September 2020. NZers will have a chance to make history, and replace cannabis prohibition with an approach that puts health and wellbeing first.

Drug Index

We believe that access to accurate, clear information is essential to reduce drug-related harm. This index provides harm reduction advice for drugs that are common in New Zealand.

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