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.

 

Christchurch Innovations: Justice Services Recovery

When the Ministry of Justice lost access to its properties in the Canterbur...

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Christchurch Innovations: Shared Care Record View

Disruption to health services by the Canterbury earthquakes accelerated the...

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Christchurch Migrant Inter-Agency Group: Lessons learned following the earthquakes of 22 February 2011

This document discusses the ‘lessons learned’ as a result of the work u...

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Christchurch recovery – The Vodafone New Zealand Canterbury Fund

In 2011, the Vodafone New Zealand Foundation, in partnership with the Chris...

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Collaborative communications

Following a disaster there can be information overload as various organisat...

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Community Resilience: case studies from the Canterbury earthquakes

Tephra is published by the Ministry of Civil Defence and Emergency Managem...

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Community led recovery

Ch.6: Canterbury Earthquake Social Recovery Services and Support video
This...

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Community resilience

Ch.3: Understanding Social Recovery report
This chapter discusses CERA’s...

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Creating a legacy of social housing

This report tells the story of how Housing New Zealand responded to the aft...

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Development of the Community in Mind Strategy and Shared Programme of Action

CERA coordinated the development of a high level strategy to guide psychoso...

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Earthquake Support Coordination Service

Ch.5: Canterbury Earthquake Social Recovery Services and Support video
The...

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Earthquake preparedness in an ageing society: Learning from the experience of the Canterbury Earthquakes

The ageing of the New Zealand population means that, in future, very large...

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Christchurch Innovations: Justice Services Recovery

When the Ministry of Justice lost access to its properties in the Canterbury earthquakes it quickly re-established court services in Christchurch with a “do whatever it takes” attitude and an inno...

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Christchurch Innovations: Shared Care Record View

Disruption to health services by the Canterbury earthquakes accelerated the introduction of a secure, online patient record system, which enables patient information to be shared between health profes...

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Christchurch Migrant Inter-Agency Group: Lessons learned following the earthquakes of 22 February 2011

This document discusses the ‘lessons learned’ as a result of the work undertaken by the Christchurch Migrant Inter-Agency group, set up to support migrants and refugees following the February 22 e...

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Christchurch recovery – The Vodafone New Zealand Canterbury Fund

In 2011, the Vodafone New Zealand Foundation, in partnership with the Christchurch Earthquake Appeal Trust (or the Prime Ministers Fund) launched the Vodafone Foundation Canterbury Fund. This short fi...

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Collaborative communications

Following a disaster there can be information overload as various organisations rush to make information available. CERA recognised the importance of working collaboratively with stakeholders and part...

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Community Resilience: case studies from the Canterbury earthquakes

Tephra is published by the Ministry of Civil Defence and Emergency Management to raise awareness and understanding of the major hazards faced in New Zealand. This edition draws on the experiences of...

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Community led recovery

Ch.6: Canterbury Earthquake Social Recovery Services and Support video This video explains how recovery agencies can support communities to lead their own recovery, and showcases community-led social...

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Community resilience

Ch.3: Understanding Social Recovery report This chapter discusses CERA’s Community Resilience Programme which led and coordinated the psychosocial system of services and supports across a number of...

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Creating a legacy of social housing

This report tells the story of how Housing New Zealand responded to the aftermath of the earthquakes, the formation of its Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Programme (CERP) and the impacts the earthquak...

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Development of the Community in Mind Strategy and Shared Programme of Action

CERA coordinated the development of a high level strategy to guide psychosocial recovery. The ‘Community in Mind’ strategy was supplemented by a Shared Programme of Action to capture recovery acti...

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Earthquake Support Coordination Service

Ch.5: Canterbury Earthquake Social Recovery Services and Support video The Earthquake Support Coordination Service (ESCS) was established to ‘walk alongside’ residents as they navigated unexpected...

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Earthquake preparedness in an ageing society: Learning from the experience of the Canterbury Earthquakes

The ageing of the New Zealand population means that, in future, very large numbers of very old people will be living in the community, many alone or with a spouse of similar age, many suffering from c...

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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