Stack em and pack em

Critics hit out at ‘child farms’  Herald on Sunday Jun 26, 2011 Childcare centre operators are rushing to open so-called “megacentres” containing up to 150 children. A regulation coming into force this week allows childcare centres to triple in size. Even…

SlutWalks send ‘mixed message’

From ONE News Organisers of ‘SlutWalks’ planned for Wellington and Auckland tomorrow are being accused of sending the wrong message. Wellington and Auckland rape crisis groups will be joining hundreds of other skimpily clad people to protest comments made by…

Longer childcare, less satisfied parents

From the Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia survey — Families, Incomes and Jobs report, released yesterday THE longer children spend in childcare, the less satisfied parents are with work and life, Australia’s biggest study of families has found.…