23 Apr 2020

MSD ready to support struggling NZers

From Midday Report, 12:45 pm on 23 April 2020

New Zealanders are struggling to put food on the table, with food banks experiencing unprecedented demands and thousands more people accessing the Ministry of Social Development's food and hardship grants.

That's despite many New Zealanders being paid a wage subsidy of up to $585 a week.

The Social Development Minister Carmel Sepuloni speaks to Māni Dunlop.