Story: Children’s homes and fostering

Te Maioha o Parekarangi youth justice residence, 2010

Te Maioha o Parekarangi youth justice residence, 2010

In addition to four care and protection residences, Oranga Tamariki – Ministry for Children also runs four youth justice facilities for young people aged 14 to 16 who have committed criminal offences. Te Maioha o Parekarangi was built between 2008 and 2010.

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Kerryn Pollock, 'Children’s homes and fostering - Residential homes for children and young people, 21st century', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 12 May 2021)

Story by Kerryn Pollock, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 21 Dec 2018