On May 23, 2017, an irreplaceable member of the GLIDE family and essential figure in our organization’s history passed away. Joyce Hayes first came to GLIDE in 1971 as a church member, and quickly became instrumental in developing our early children’s programs, which later became the Janice Mirikitani Family, Youth, and Childcare Center in 1991. 510 more words
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The Herald reports: A European advocacy group has ranked New Zealand 158th out of 165 countries on children’s rights. Children’s Commissioner Andrew Becroft said the ranking was “a wake-up call” for New Zealand to protect children better from abuse and neglect and to give children a say on new laws and policies.