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Poverty and the mental well being of children, is there a link?

Poverty and the mental well being of children, is there a link?

Poverty and the mental well being of children, is there a link? Poverty and the mental well being of children, is there a link?, 9.47 MB
Friday, May 19, 2017

95bFM reporter, Ambrose, speaks to Quentin Abraham, the president of the New Zealand Psychological society about a report by the Child Poverty Action Group and the New Zealand Psychological Society who have been long been concerned with the impact of poverty on children’s health. The combined effects of inadequate family incomes, high living costs and poor housing conditions can lead to serious and prolonged physical illness. 95bFM reporter, Ambrose speaks to Quentin about a report released by these two organisations outlining the impacts.