News Update — 1 December 2020

Reflections On 2020 It is difficult not to repeat several words and phrases that have become clichés for a year that none of us expected, but affected all of us, and for many in ways that were not anticipated as the year unfolded – or unraveled, depending on one’s perspective. We learned a lot about …

NZDSN December Symposium

Safeguarding a Good Life Understanding and implementing approaches that promote, protect and enhance the rights and wellbeing of disabled people Spaces still available!To reserve your place contact admin@nzdsn.org.nz Thursday 10th December 2020 9:00am to 4:00pm Avon Room, Christchurch Town Hall86 Kilmore Street, Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8013 Programme: 9.00: Mihi Whakatau 9.15: The Royal Commission of …

News Update – Briefing To Incoming Ministers

About NZDSN The New Zealand Disability Support Network (NZDSN) is a national network of over 170 organisations – predominantly Not for Profit – that provide support services to disabled people, mainly through contracts with government, and which employ approximately 25,000 people. NZDSN members provide approximately 80% of the volume of contracted disability support services. Our …

News Update — 19 August 2020

Kia ora tātou, With rapidly unfolding changes we thought an update would be timely given the consequences of recent decisions by government. We can also update you on NZDSN activities.  COVID-19 Welcome back to ambiguity and complexity! We appreciate that providers are once again stepping up to respond to the new alert levels in situations that can …