Information Sharing: New provisions from the Oranga Tamariki Act that came into effect from July 1 2019

Thursday 25th June 2020 11.30am – 12.30pm & Monday 29 June 2020, 12.30pm -1.30pm

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Safe & appropriate information sharing will ensure everyone working with tamariki can collaborate in the best interests of the child.

https://www.orangatamariki.govt.nz/working-with-children/information-sharing/

Presenters

Sam Ford is a Senior Advisor in the Oranga Tamariki Practice Design Team. She has a background in social work, adult learning and capability development, secondary teaching and practice design. Sam has been working in the Information Sharing project to socialise the information provisions  within  Oranga Tamariki and the wider child welfare ad protection sector.

Alex McLean  is a Registered Social Worker what has been in the Ministry, and Its previous inceptions, since 1996 in various roles from frontline to National Office. Alex is a Senior Advisor in the Oranga Tamariki Operational Policy Team and has working in the Information Sharing project to socialise the information provisions  within  Oranga Tamariki and the wider child welfare ad protection sector.

Abstract

This webinar is designed primarily for NGO social workers and those outside of Oranga Tamariki. It has been developed to support those in the child welfare and protection sector to understand and use the Oranga Tamariki Act information sharing provisions. It covers who can share, the purpose of sharing, what can be shared and the requirements around consulting with tamariki about sharing their information.

Two sessions are being held. The sessions have the same content. Feel free to register for either.

Learning Outcomes

Information sharing requirements of the Oranga Tamariki Act:

  • who can share
  • purpose of sharing
  • what can be shared
  • requirements around consulting with tamariki about sharing their information.

Core Competencies 9 & 10