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You know what’s important in your life! Find out how to capture your ideas and communicate with others about what you want and how they can support you.4:37 PM, 11 November 2015 | read more...
The Raukatauri Music Therapy Centre confirms there are still spaces available for its new Whanau (Family) Music Groups. These Whanau Groups are designed to promote healthy early childhood development and are open to children with special needs, as well as their siblings and peers.
Click Here: to find the link to the minutes of the Canterbury Earthquake Disability Leadership Group (EDLG) Meeting held on 11 th September. It includes an update on the Metro Sports Facility Project and the inclusion of an ‘Aquatic Sensory Experience’ It notes that there is an entire generation of swimmers coming through Christchurch who have never swum in a 50m pool. The minutes include the EDLG Strategic Direction and the Government’s mandatory National Plan of Action. There is also links to two quake related workshops to be held in 5th October and 13th October.
Announcement for people with disabilities and their families
Two new national services to support family carers have been launched by the Ministry of Health for delivery by not-for-profits SAMS (Standards and Monitoring Services), Parent to Parent, and Carers New Zealand.6:22 PM, 5 November 2015 | read more...
As the extended long weekend approaches and the Christmas break hovers just around the corner, the holiday spirit is instinctively kicking in. To help us decide where to go for our summer vacation Richard Fanselowhas designed the access4all website www.access4all.co.nz which features “Accommodation & Activities for people with reduced mobility.”
Mapura Studios (formerly known as Spark Centre) is offering an exciting new sensory journey at Henderson’s Corbans Estate Centre. The programme which starts this Thursday (15 th October) and finishes on 17 th December offers a comprehensive musical experience for people with disabilities.
In this August issue we learned all about the Steptember CP fundraiser. Also there is an interesting article about Red’s settling into family life on page 8. …… as well other interesting stories from our members.
Click Here: to read and download the August 2015 issue of the Review.
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