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Disability Review Must Focus On Deep Underfunding

Tuesday, 14 May 2024, 4:21 pm | NZ Disability Support Network

The newly appointed review panel into disability support services must seriously consider how to fund disability support properly, not just cut costs, says New Zealand Disability Support Network CEO Peter Reynolds. More >>

Everyone Has A Hand In Disability Sector Issues

Wednesday, 1 May 2024, 4:55 pm | NZ Disability Support Network

Where was Labour when the disability sector was crying foul of the state of sector funding? Where was Labour when we expressed concern that Whaikaha were being set up to fail with their own funding shortfall, writes New Zealand Disability Support ... More >>

Disability Support Network Welcomes Minister Upston, Thanks Minister Simmonds

Wednesday, 24 April 2024, 4:37 pm | NZ Disability Support Network

The disability sector hopes that new Minister for Disability Issues, Louise Upston, will champion improved services for disabled people to enable them to live fulfilling lives with the support that they need, says New Zealand Disability Support Network ... More >>

NZDSN Opinion: Organisations Must Do Better For Disabled New Zealanders

Wednesday, 17 April 2024, 3:58 pm | NZ Disability Support Network

We at New Zealand Disability Support Network applaud the Commerce Commission for filing proceedings against One NZ for their latest failure on 111 Contact Code. It doesn’t take much to think of harmful or fatal scenarios for people with disabilities ... More >>

Government Needs To Make Family Carers' Payments Simple And Sensible

Wednesday, 17 April 2024, 8:14 am | NZ Disability Support Network

The Court of Appeal's just-released decision that family carers of disabled people are not employees of Whaikaha, the Ministry of Disabled People, shows policy in this area must be fixed, says New Zealand Disability Support Network CEO Peter Reynolds. More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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