19 Jun 2019

Will Oranga Tamariki improvements help Māori?

From Morning Report, 7:15 am on 19 June 2019

Support workers for whānau at risk of losing their children to the state remain unconvinced change is just around the corner for Māori in the system.

New laws for Oranga Tamariki will be introduced on July 1 and the Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says that, and better care standards, will improve outcomes for tamariki.

But as our Māori News correspondent Leigh-Marama McLachlan reports, not everyone is so sure.