History of the department
This is a brief history of Social Welfare in New Zealand. Department of Social Welfare was formed in 1972, bringing together the Social Security Department and the Child Welfare Division of the Department of Education.
Table of contents
Child welfare division — Examples of department of Social Welfare (or Social security)/ Child welfare) relations with Maori people — Old age pensions — More recent times: 1940 onwards — The adoption Act — Institutions — Interviewing skills training — Conclusion — References.
Publication format: Report
Publication status: Okay to copy
Publication availability: Yes
Publication location: Treaty Resource Centre
Catalog reference: APW-1 – Archives Project Waitangi
Sector: Social services
Informal group: Māori, Migrant, Other ethnic, Pākehā
General related topics: Social change – organisations
Historical period: 20th