A new preventation programme designed and led by Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu to reduce the number of Māori tamariki and rangatahi entering state care has been given a funding injection from the government.
It is hoped to help improve outcomes for whānau in the Ngāi Tahu tribal area.
Here's Ōtautahi reporter Kim Moodie.
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