Support and Information articles

April 6, 2021

The Privacy Act 2020

By Lisa Pirihi – Support Parent Coordinator for Parent to Parent The Privacy Act 2020 (The Act) replaces and repeals the Privacy Act 1993, and came […]
March 5, 2021

New Zealand Begins Our First COVID-19 Vaccinations

By Ashe Yee, Parent to Parent Researcher The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine was recently given formal approval for use in New Zealand for those aged 16 years […]
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 […]