November 1, 2019

Second Generation – Developing a Life Plan

By Lisa Pirihi – Accountabilities Coordinator for Parent to Parent Developing a life plan, or future planning, for a child or family member with a disability helps to […]
October 1, 2019
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Health Spotlight: Depression

What is it?  Depression ranges in seriousness from mild, temporary episodes of sadness to severe, persistent depression. It isn’t the same as depression caused by a loss, such […]
October 1, 2019
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Why is Sibling Support important?

By JULIE PEAKE, B.Soc.Sci (Hons – Psychology & Sociology), Dip Social Work, PG Dip SS Supervision. Registered Social Worker.    When a child in a family has a disability and/or […]
September 1, 2019
Adolescents and anxiety article by the support and information team

Adolescents and Anxiety

By Alicia King, Information Officer  Rise of adolescents suffering from anxiety  According to Ministry of Health (2018) the number of adolescents suffering from anxiety over the […]