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Eve Williams

Eve Williams
Eve Williams is the Production and Social Media Administrator for Eldernet. She is currently studying towards her Masters at the University of Canterbury. She has a passion for learning new things.

NZ First

Winston Peters leads NZ First with Ron Mark as his deputy. The first principle of New Zealand First is to “Put New Zealand & New Zealanders First.” Superannuation: NZ First want to keep the eligibility for New Zealand Superannuation at 65. They would also make contributing to KiwiSaver compulsory. Raise the minimum …

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ACT

David Seymour heads ACT. The ACT Party was founded upon classical liberal principles which form the basis for free and prosperous communities. Free speech, free trade, limited and smarter government, the rule of law and secure property rights are at the core of these principles. They believe that New Zealand …

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Creating an Age Friendly society

Population ageing has been described as the greatest challenge facing the developed world today. Worldwide we are seeing a shift in the distribution of population towards older ages and this has considerable implications for the way that society works, the services that will need to be provided and the relationship …

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The Green Party

James Shaw leads the Green Party. James Shaw strongly believes that New Zealand can lead the world in transitioning to a high-value, clean-tech, post-carbon economy that works for everyone. Labour and the Greens have announced a Memorandum of Understanding to work together to try and change the Government this election Superannuation: …

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Spotlight: Community spirit in action: village-school collaboration

This article has been adapted from the original. To see the full article head to http://insitemagazine.co.nz/2017/07/04/community-spirit-in-action-village-school-collaboration/ Aparangi Village has hosted students and teachers who have embarked on many projects within the care unit and the village. The students have worked alongside staff, the residents and families to make a difference in the …

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The Labour Party

Jacinda Ardern leads the Labour party into the 2017 election. Her new leadership may come with some changes to the below policies and this article will be updated as they are announced. This election Labour is backing “the Kiwi dream.” “It’s a home to call our own. Opportunities for everyone’s …

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The National Party

The New Zealand National Party has lead the New Zealand government for the past 7 years. Under the helm of Prime Minister Bill English the National Government plans to sustain and build on the growth we have experienced under their government. Lets take a look at some of their policies …

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Election Promises

On Saturday 23 September 2017 as a nation, we will determine the membership of the 52nd New Zealand Parliament. This month we are going to look at the policies of each of the ‘main’ political parties in New Zealand, focusing on issues relating to older people and the aged care industry. …

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