Rhian Yates, Chair, shares some of the topics discussed at the last NZSL Board meeting
The Ministry of Health, along with Tātou Whaikaha has put together a toolkit of information and resources for supporting disabled people with vaccinations.
The Disability Data and Evidence Working Group met on 8 June, 2021. This is a summary of that meeting.
We've brought together a list of the additional supports and adapted approaches available for disabled people alongside all the welfare supports available to all New Zealanders.
Zoe Ferguson and Cory Myatt were employed as NZSL interns at the Office for Disability Issues in 2020. As part of the youth project, they were asked to share how the use of NZSL has shaped their identity and experiences at school.
The identification of high priority areas for disability data is important to meet the needs of disabled people.
This is the first six-monthly report on progress against the Disability Action Plan 2019–2023. Submission of six-monthly status reports to the ODI is a key monitoring mechanism of the DAP.
We can all play a role in putting an end to elder abuse, especially given the intersections of disability and age.