Learn about supported employment agencies and how they can help you into work.
People with disabilities
Community residential homes are an option for people who need a higher level of support, as often there is a caregiver on-site to help you out. Funded by the Ministry of Health, community residential homes are for people with long-term physical, intellectual and/or sensory disabilities who meet certain criteria.
A mobility parking permit allows you to use specially marked mobility parking spaces. Find out where you can apply for a permit.
There are a number of challenges to university study for people with autism. Learn more about some of the supports available.
Everybody wants to be able to live their life the way they choose. Self-advocacy allows people with disabilities to get the type of supports needed to live life to the fullest.
A set of questions designed to identify individuals who are at greater risk than the general population of experiencing restricted social participation because of difficulties undertaking basic activities are included in the 2018 Census.
Shannon Clement is an Auckland mother of two pre-schoolers, one on the autism spectrum and the other not. She is married, works part-time in online marketing and has been diagnosed with autism (ASD). She shares her top tips for coping with Christmas.
When keen Hamilton e-cyclist Lloyd Morris realised his hearing aids weren’t performing as well as he’d like, he wanted independent advice about what to do next.
Having a mobility scooter gives Manu greater independence and flexibility to get out and about when she wants.
It’s not always easy to stay active in the cooler months, but winter time is precisely when we should keep moving.