27 May 2019

What will Wellbeing Budget do to fix child poverty?

From Morning Report, 7:14 am on 27 May 2019

Those at the coal-face of New Zealand's child poverty problems say it will not be eradicated until there is a fundamental shift in the way we deal with the issue.

Funding to tackle child poverty is expected to be a big focus in the government's so-called Wellbeing Budget this week - but where should the money go?

We asked doctors, social workers and struggling families what would help them the most.

Anusha Bradley has the story.