The Guardian Motueka,Tasman & Golden Bay by Murray Owen
Donna Smith is the new Service Coordinator for Victim Support, Nelson, Tasman and Golden Bay. Her appointment was confirmed almost two months ago, and last week, a presentation was made to her at the Motueka/Golden Bay Victim Support AGM in Motueka.
Donna, who is a Justice of the Peace, and a member of the Lioness Club, says the Victim Support organisation/service is vital to the wellbeing of our community.
“We work very closely with the police and most of our referrals come through them..."
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Fox plane tragedy families express gratitude
Hokitika Guardian, Hokitika West Coast by Christine Linneli of The Greymouth Star
The families who travelled to the West Coast to attend the inquest into the Fox Glacier air disaster say they were surprised and touched at the outpouring of support from Greymouth residents. "I couldn’t speak more highly," Pamela Bennett, mother of Skydive NZ dive master Adam Bennett, who died in the crash on September 4,2010, said. Read the full news article here