29 days ago

What's life like for children uplifted from their parents?

Libby Wilson Reporter from Hamilton Press

Karisma Emery, 17, has been in state care for most of her life.
Have you had experience with the system?
It was the middle of the night when Emery, 5, and her two younger sisters were taken from her mum's home, she said.
"That's when everything changed," she said. "That's when everything turned to sโ€ฆ"
Karisma shared her story at a hui for the Whฤnau Ora-led inquiry into child uplifts by Oranga Tamariki. www.stuff.co.nz...
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5 hours ago

๐Ÿ“ˆ Market Update August 2019 ๐Ÿ“ˆ

Tim from Pukete

Here are some interesting sales stats for the Hamilton housing market. The median sale price reached a massive $575,000! ๐Ÿ’ฐ For the right price would you consider selling your home? ๐Ÿก Contact me for a FREE appraisal today๐Ÿ“ฑ Tim.clarke@eves.co.nz

13 hours ago

Councillor's faux park in disability spot

Libby Wilson Reporter from Hamilton Press

Hamilton City councillor Siggi Henry has come under fire for parking badly in a disabled parking spot at Hamilton Gardens.
Henry has since apologised and said she had "no excuse".
She hates being late and had been rushing to a citizenship ceremony, she said.
Henry is standing again in this council election, in the west ward.
Read more here.

9 hours ago

New clients wanted ๐Ÿ˜

Michelle from Burbush - Rotokauri

Hi all ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

I have a couple of spaces become available for residential cleaning, or the possibility of commercial cleaning.

Work hard, attention to detail and go above and beyond for my clients.

Can do the basics of kitchens, bathrooms and floors etc or some clients I offer making beds, organzing and sorting their washing out + much more !

Please private message only
Can supply references.

I live in Te Kowhai - in Burbush area.
Local business hoping to stay local ๐Ÿคžโค๏ธ
Thanks for your time ๐Ÿ˜„