Alert Level 3 - Disability Support Services

Essential personal care services, such as toileting, washing and feeding, are provided as usual. Some home help, such as house cleaning, may be available, depending on individual circumstances. Urgent disability related equipment will be provided. Wearing a mask (which may be either disposable…
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DPA AGM 2020 - Preliminary notice

This is to give you advance notice that the Disabled Persons Assembly Annual General Meeting 2020 will be held on: Date : Saturday November 28 Place : Wellington (venue to be confirmed) The AGM will also be live-streamed on Facebook. Venue, agenda and board election details…
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Situation Vacant - DPO Coalition Secretariat

Secretariat to Disabled People’s Organisations (DPO) Coalition Contract Position   The DPO Coalition has an exciting new opportunity available for an exceptional person to support us. The secretariat will provide a full range of administrative and executive support, to the…
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Open Letter for Disability Justice in Climate Action

DPA and SustainedAbility have gained the support of Greenpeace New Zealand, Oxfam New Zealand, 350 Aotearoa, 350 Pacific and OraTaiao: New Zealand Climate and Health Council in calling for all infrastructure projects, including green infrastructure and transport, to be fully accessible and uphold the…
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Moving to Alert Level 3

General information about Alert Level 3 can be found on the Covid19.govt.nz website. We also like this simple Q and A from the Spinoff: What you can and can’t do in Covid-19 alert level three: 60 questions, answered We've put together a few more questions and answers that disabled…
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DPA staff are now working remotely

Please note that due to Covid-19 DPA staff are now all working from home. If you wish to speak to someone at our national office, you can still call our regular number 04 801 9100 and leave a message on our answer phone – we will be checking messages regularly. You can also email us at info@dpa.org.nz…
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