Read about the latest news, initiatives and case studies from the sector.
Robyn Parkin awarded Public Service Occupational Health and Safety Postgraduate Study Grant
On Thursday 13 December, Robyn Parkin was presented with a certificate to acknowledge her receipt of the Public Service Occupational Health and Safety Postgraduate Study Grant.
First field trip a success
The Department of Corrections hosted the first of a series of ‘field trips’ on 6 November.
New Zealand ShakeOut
New Zealand's national earthquake and tsunami drill took place on 18 October at 9.30am.
Corrections and Justice say it's ok not be ok
The Department of Corrections and Ministry of Justice are supporting their staff with resources and initiatives aimed at assuring staff 'it's ok to not be ok'.
Parliamentary Service tackles mental health with manaakitanga
Mental health often has a stigma attached to it and in order to reduce this, Parliamentary Service is using the month of October to start the conversation with staff about mental health.
Staff lead ERO in mental health awareness
The Education Review Office has had dedicated staff discussions about mental health and wellbeing during September and early October.
IRD gets 'HeadStrong' about mental health
IRD is pairing Mental Health Awareness Week initiatives with wider changes throughout the organisation, focused on mental health and wellbeing.
New Zealand Post gets connected
For Mental Health Awareness Week, NZ Post is launching its “Let’s get connected” programme, to create opportunities for teams to connect on a deeper level.