Financial crisis in Christchurch, New Zealand
The latest established conductive facility to experience hard times and be forced to make a public appeal appeal for help is the Conductive Education Unit at Addington School in Christchurch, New Zealand.
School principal Trudy Heath says an existing funding stream from the Ministry of Education is not enough to keep the unit going past June 2015... it is 'nowhere near enough.'
A story familiar enough around the world, and no doubt the people in Christchurch will make colossal effort and struggle through to fight another day. All the same, this is no way to have to run a railroad...
Napier, A. (2014) Special needs unit in funds appeal, Stuff.co.nz, 17 December