Social Recovery Environment

Social recovery includes access to quality housing, transport, education, health and community support services. Restoring social wellbeing is a holistic and collaborative process. Here is what we have to share.

 

CERA land zoning policy and the residential red zone

The New Zealand Government (the Crown) developed a set of policies in respo...

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Engaging with communities in a recovery context

This guide outlines tips for recovery practitioners engaging with affected...

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Implementing the residential red zone programme

As a result of the earthquakes, land damage and life risk saw some of the w...

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Residential Advisory Service

Settling insurance claims was challenging for many property owners. This ca...

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Residential Advisory Service

Ch.9: Canterbury Earthquake Social Recovery Services and Support videoThe R...

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CERA land zoning policy and the residential red zone

The New Zealand Government (the Crown) developed a set of policies in response to damaged residential land in greater Christchurch. This social policy initiative was directed at meeting the needs of p...

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Engaging with communities in a recovery context

This guide outlines tips for recovery practitioners engaging with affected communities. Often people will be stressed and anxious and the engagement messages may involve difficult decisions about peop...

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Implementing the residential red zone programme

As a result of the earthquakes, land damage and life risk saw some of the worst affected areas zoned ‘red’. This video describes the community engagement activities undertaken by CERA to implement...

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Residential Advisory Service

Settling insurance claims was challenging for many property owners. This case study focuses on the Residential Advisory Service, a free, impartial, client-centred advice service to help property owner...

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Residential Advisory Service

Ch.9: Canterbury Earthquake Social Recovery Services and Support videoThe Residential Advisory Service is a free and impartial client-centred service to support property owners to resolve their insura...

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We sat down with people who gained a lot of experience from working in recovery and together we identified five common themes. These themes help us understand the learning from the Canterbury recovery.

Themes