ODT – Gloriavale unlikely to support vaccination

ODT – Gloriavale unlikely to support vaccination

By Laura Mills, ODT – 27/08/2021 As health authorities try to increase Covid-19 vaccination rates on the West Coast, at least 600 people will miss out — at Gloriavale Christian Community. The community did not respond to a query but has refused other vaccines in the past and the Greymouth Star understands it is poised […]
NZ Herald – Gloriavale School focus of police investigation into Christian community

NZ Herald – Gloriavale School focus of police investigation into Christian community

By Devon Bolger – NZ Herald 11/08/2021 A police inquiry into physical and sexual abuse at Gloriavale is now focusing on the on-site school. The Ministry of Education and Oranga Tamariki have confirmed an investigation is under way. A spokesperson for the ministry said they are in contact with the school. Reads more here: https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/gloriavale-school-focus-of-police-investigation-into-christian-community/2S33DKRB77H6CAFLV6KP4XOMIQ/ […]
Newshub – Gloriavale leaders allowed abuse to flourish as former resident admits sexual offences against children – Leavers’ Support Trust

Newshub – Gloriavale leaders allowed abuse to flourish as former resident admits sexual offences against children – Leavers’ Support Trust

Michael Morrah – Newshub – 04/08/2021 [Video can be viewed in article link]. The head of a group helping people who leave Gloriavale says a former resident admitting he sexually offended against children is “incredibly tragic” and believes Gloriavale’s leaders have allowed abuse to flourish. A 55-year-old man, who has name suppression, has pleaded guilty […]