Health Funding Crisis Forum

Health Funding Crisis Forum 2017-07-06T09:05:12+00:00

The Health Funding Crisis Forums was held on 1 July in Christchurch. It was streamed online and to hosted forums in Auckland, New Plymouth, Wellington, Dunedin and Invercargill. You can watch edited version of the forum below.


Media coverage

Patients, workers meet to make health a key election issue

Session videos


Mihi whakatau – Richard Tankersley, Commissioner, Human Rights Commission (Kai Tahu, Kati Mamoe and Waitaha)

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Marney Ainsworth, Ōtautahi  / Christchurch

Simon Oosterman, Coordinator and Public Service Association Campaign Organiser

Plenary speakers

Rochelle Carey and Robert Reid, Survivors

Kyle MacDonald, Psychotherapist, Peoples’ Mental Health Review

Dr Sue Bagshaw, Director, 298 Youth Health

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Bill Rosenberg, Economist, Council of Trade Unions

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Phil Bagshaw, Chair, Christchurch Charity Hospital Trust

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Questions and Answers

Coming soon!

Campaigning for change

Simon Oosterman

Coming soon!

From the floor

Corinda Taylor and Denise Kent, Life Matters Trust

Danyon, #UnityInTheCommunity

Margaret Richardson

Kerry Davies, Public Service Association on the Mental Health Equal Pay claim


Simon Oosterman

Richard K Tankersley

Full unadulterated video

We wish you luck! 🙂