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March 22 - Blog

We have two children with significant impairments and we need a lot of support. Despite the fact that I have been a professional advocate for disabled people for decades, I...

March 11 - Blog

Having now got to the end of our first quarter we are using the try, learn, and adjust approach process to make some changes to how we operate as a...

Mana Whaikaha update February 12

Meet two members of the MidCentral Leadership Group Antnz Burgess and Annette Hansen are representatives on the MidCentral Leadership Group.

Mana Whaikaha update February 1

One of the over-riding principles of Enabling Good Lives is that disabled people and whānau would have greater self-determination or choice and control over their lives and the services they...

Mana Whaikaha update December 21

This week is just a short note really to wish you all a wonderful Christmas and holiday timeIn doing so I realise that for many people Christmas and the long...

December 18 - Blog

The prototype for supporting disabled people and whanau in the MidCentral region has been operating since 1 October this year.Since this time many disabled people and whānau have made contact...

December 14 - Blog

Our blog this week is written by Ally Attwell, a Connector and Mum.Last week I attended a lovely funeral for a man that was taken far too early from cancer.

December 10 - Blog

Although there has been much talk of social inclusion for disabled people over the past 20 years, the reality is that much remains to be done before we see disabled...

December 3 - Blog

I have this week had the opportunity of both meeting with families who are struggling deeply with the challenges presented to them as a result of their disabled child not...

November 23 - Blog

Blog – November 23rdWhile this would not be a surprise to any of us, life can be tough and can deal some very heavy blows to people’s lives.In many instances...