Research

A closer look: The addiction workforce in Aotearoa New Zealand

2024-04-23T08:03:41+12:00

In 2023, dapaanz commissioned a review of the addiction workforce in Aotearoa to better understand its size and scope, as well as to gain insights into working conditions, factors contributing to poor retention, and opportunities to develop and grow the workforce. Drawing on multiple datasets, both published and unpublished, the review (finalised in November 2023) drew from a range [...]

A closer look: The addiction workforce in Aotearoa New Zealand2024-04-23T08:03:41+12:00

Vaccination Programme Failing Those with Mental Health and Addiction Issues

2022-04-30T10:29:44+12:00

According to the University of Otago, researchers have found that New Zealand’s COVID-19 vaccine roll-out is failing to reach those with mental health and addiction issues. By 14 February this year, only 80% of people receiving mental health treatment and 78% of those receiving AOD treatment had received two vaccinations, compared to 95% of the eligible population. Read more… [...]

Vaccination Programme Failing Those with Mental Health and Addiction Issues2022-04-30T10:29:44+12:00
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