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Child poverty is here, in our own back yard

Whangarei Child Poverty Action Group member Di Lawson has warned that child poverty in Whangarei exists, and is getting worse.
“The increasing cost of milk is just one of many issues stressing families. Child poverty exists, is getting worse, and has huge impacts on the health and education of our children,” says Ms Lawson, who is also the Northland Plunket Area Manager.

Read the full Media Release Here: Child Poverty exists in our own backyard