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Most district health boards are not keeping records of self-harm at respite centres for mental health patients.
Many respite centres for mental health patients don't have clinical staff on hand at all times, and eleven of the country's 20 district health boards don't require the centres to record suicide… Audio
A teenager with disabilities who drowned at a care facility in 2014 should never have been left alone, the public health watchdog has found.
The mother of a teenager who drowned in a bath in respite care says the caregiver who was looking after him should have her name made public. Audio
A report into the health and social needs of Chatham Islanders has found that they lack respite care and live in poor quality housing. Audio