Support and Information articles

February 22, 2021

Alternatives to Respite Care

Waikato mums Joanne, Leanne and Angela share how they developed their own ways of getting a break, tailor-made to suit their family and whānau with the […]
February 1, 2021

A child’s right to an education in New Zealand

What are the legal requirements for schools to provide inclusive education?  According to Student Rights NZ1 “Schools can’t refuse to enrol disabled students or provide them with less favourable conditions or benefits […]
December 15, 2020
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The importance of peer support

By Louise Ratcliffe, Information Officer Peer support is increasingly recognised as a useful tool within disability and health services.  It is defined as a system of giving and receiving […]
December 14, 2020

A note for our Support Parents

Just a heads up that we are in the process of emailing all of our Support Parents to obtain updated details for our database records. Please keep […]