NOTICE OF MEETING FOR DPA ANNUAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO BE HELD AT :
St Andrew’s Centre, 30 The Terrace, Wellington
11.00am to 4.00pm
Saturday 30 November 2019
Formal business session including:
Minutes of the previous…
Engaging with Government – The DPO Coalition continues to engage widely across Government to broaden Government’s awareness, understanding and aspiration for Disabled People. The recent funding boost in Budget 2019 will be used to continue to build this valuable work.
Minister Sepuloni – The DPO Coalition met with the Minister and discussed progress on the Disability Action Plan. The Minister continues to lead real change for disabled people and has offered to help progress discussions with education.
Independent Monitoring Mechanism – The DPO Coalition…
1 August 2019
Waikato is setting an example for the rest of the country with its implementation of free buses for disabled people, the Disabled Persons Assembly (DPA) says.
From today applications open for disabled people who are unable to drive to travel for free on all Hamilton City…
Disability Action Plan – The DPO Coalition met with officials from all agencies together to discuss progress with the new Disability Action Plan and the progress report to Cabinet in July. All agencies are engaged except for the Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment and we are…
This is to give you advance notice that the Disabled Persons Assembly Annual General Meeting 2019 will be held on:
Date: Saturday November 30
Place: Wellington (venue to be confirmed)
We are currently looking at technology solutions to enable regions to connect in virtually to the physical…
Understanding why and where disabled people feel they belong and don’t belong is the focus of a joint Spaces of Belonging research report launched tonight by the Disabled Persons Assembly (DPA), Imagine Better, and the University of Waikato.
Previous research on disabled people’s…
President’s and Kaituitui’s Report
Kia ora DPA Dunedin members and supporters,
Paula and I are writing a joint column this month to mark the terrible terrorist attacks against the two mosques in Christchurch.
Firstly, we wish on behalf of DPA Dunedin to extend to the local,…