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New Zealand Disability News Index

Friday, 8 September
9:36AM DISABILITY Cerebral Palsy No Barrier For Mark 479

Monday, 23 June
3:47PM DISABILITY Living with Dyslexia 669

Sunday, 13 April
7:47PM DISABILITY Human rights complaints New Zealand 610

Saturday, 2 March
1:27PM DISABILITY 2013 Census risks under-reporting number of disabled people 569

Friday, 8 February
3:47PM DISABILITY Coffee Supreme rallies behind the Autism Intervention Trust 652

Tuesday, 29 January
9:03AM DISABILITY Manawatu to host disability sports expo 736

Wednesday, 19 December
12:05PM DISABILITY NZCT grant for Parafed Auckland 601

Friday, 14 December
4:07PM DISABILITY Salisbury case highlights 'archaic' views on disabled 853

Monday, 10 December
2:02PM DISABILITY Users invited to demonstration of new pool lift 599
1:54PM DISABILITY Users invited to demonstration of new pool lift 580

Tuesday, 4 December
3:16PM DISABILITY Official signing of the Taranaki Disability Strategy 504

Tuesday, 9 October
2:37PM DISABILITY Speech to NZ Association of Blind Citizens 451

Wednesday, 3 October
4:10PM DISABILITY National award nomination for Massey lecturer 486

Tuesday, 2 October
6:29PM DISABILITY Disability high amongst non-hospitalised injury victims 544

Monday, 1 October
3:16PM DISABILITY 600,000 disabled Kiwis – negotiating footpaths is tough, UC expert 461

Thursday, 27 September
12:00PM DISABILITY Disability advocate to speak at Taranaki forum 472

Wednesday, 26 September
12:16PM DISABILITY UC law student a finalist in NZ Attitude disability awards 298

Tuesday, 14 August
2:23PM DISABILITY Huia wins gold for disabled access 536

Monday, 6 August
3:31PM DISABILITY Massey student has Paralympic medal in his sights 411

Thursday, 26 July
5:24PM DISABILITY Outsourcing has unseen benefits 952

Tuesday, 24 July
12:17PM DISABILITY Council and Rotary Step up for Disabled Swimmers 321

Thursday, 19 July
12:36PM DISABILITY What could be more creative than being different? 323

Wednesday, 27 June
4:48PM DISABILITY Rebuilding Christchurch – access for disabled people benefits everyone 187

Wednesday, 13 June
2:13PM DISABILITY Broadcasting organisations partner to help Deaf and hearing impaired 238
11:28AM DISABILITY Cross-party cooperation on carers funding needed 100

Tuesday, 12 June
8:11PM DISABILITY Time for Govt and family carers to get together 181

Friday, 8 June
12:35PM DISABILITY Marae accessibility gets a boost 138

Wednesday, 6 June
3:59PM DISABILITY Real work spells equality 337
11:59AM DISABILITY Special service for the deaf 207

Tuesday, 5 June
1:18PM DISABILITY Disability Minister congratulates those honoured in the Queens Birthday Awards 218

Friday, 18 May
4:00PM DISABILITY The Human Rights Commission Mediation Hearing - The National Foundation for the Deaf 239

Tuesday, 15 May
5:45PM DISABILITY New funding for disabilities isn't 'new' 177
12:18PM DISABILITY BUDGET 2012: $144m more for disability support 197

Monday, 7 May
4:26PM DISABILITY Council recognised for commitment to Deaf community 241

Thursday, 3 May
4:51PM DISABILITY IHC calls for entries for showcase Art Awards 276

Wednesday, 2 May
3:36PM DISABILITY United Nations calls for information on the status of New Zealand's disabled people 204

Monday, 16 April
6:25PM DISABILITY Multi-sensory facility reopens 286

Tuesday, 28 February
2:29PM DISABILITY Tens of thousands of dollars of funding awarded for hearing related projects 181

Monday, 27 February
8:40AM DISABILITY International Links for New Zealand deaf and hearing impaired 244

Thursday, 23 February
1:32PM DISABILITY Governor-General Becomes Hearing Dogs Patron 138

Wednesday, 15 February
11:39AM DISABILITY Speaker's decision for deaf mp "shocking" 133

Tuesday, 31 January
7:13PM DISABILITY IHC launches 2012 appeal wilth call to parents having difficulty enrolling child at school 311

Thursday, 22 December
8:55AM DISABILITY Yellow cards assist communication with hearing impaired people 252

Thursday, 15 December
8:49AM DISABILITY NFD establishes Captioning working group 165

Tuesday, 13 December
6:39PM DISABILITY Minister Turia needs to be at the cabinet table 281
8:54AM DISABILITY Acclaim for a disabled MP 167

Monday, 12 December
4:39PM DISABILITY New Zealand's first deaf MP leads the way for others with disabilities 204
2:35PM DISABILITY The National Foundation for the Deaf congratulates New Zealand's first profoundly deaf MP 186
9:07AM DISABILITY Blind woman to do Coast to Coast 222

Wednesday, 7 December
4:28PM DISABILITY Santa's gift for blind and partially sighted kids 200

Tuesday, 6 December
2:39PM DISABILITY Accessibility Plan for the City 147

Thursday, 1 December
3:08PM DISABILITY 2XU appointed Official Uniform Partner of Paralympics New Zealand 421

Thursday, 24 November
7:48PM DISABILITY Great Progress Made in Improving Accessibility 189

Tuesday, 22 November
9:04AM DISABILITY Greens push to make elections more accessible 182

Tuesday, 15 November
9:17AM DISABILITY Disability innovation fund good first step 287
8:33AM DISABILITY Speech: Opening of Waimarie Whare - Hon Tariana Turia 178

Monday, 7 November
2:23PM DISABILITY Ministers announce new disability innovation fund 117

Friday, 4 November
1:45PM DISABILITY Choice in community living 138

Tuesday, 1 November
2:49PM DISABILITY Hosts for Special Olympic Games 148
2:16PM DISABILITY Disability Studies conference a first for New Zealand 150

Tuesday, 25 October
1:14PM DISABILITY Parking cheats create hardship for the disabled 136

Friday, 21 October
4:21PM DISABILITY Minister encourages wider community to support New Zealand's first Disability Arts Festival 363

Friday, 14 October
2:17PM DISABILITY Turia welcomes legislation for fulltime Disability Rights Commissioner 109

Thursday, 13 October
4:17PM DISABILITY Bill to establish full-time Disability Rights Commissioner introduced 209

Tuesday, 4 October
5:44PM DISABILITY Sign language in good heart but more can be done 142

Friday, 30 September
2:29PM DISABILITY Atheltes with disabilities get chance at Hurricanes title 189

Monday, 12 September
4:10PM DISABILITY Cabinet approves sleepovers agreement 293

Thursday, 8 September
6:24PM DISABILITY Wales' winning formula strengthens sporting links 223
9:21AM DISABILITY Speech: Voyager Leadership Programme Graduation Ceremony - Hon Tariana Turia 175

Wednesday, 7 September
6:01PM DISABILITY Alliance congratulates IHC sleepover workers on night pay victory 223

Tuesday, 6 September
7:58PM DISABILITY International Collaboration Enhances Disability Sport Pathway 180

Monday, 5 September
6:35PM DISABILITY From rockers to rowers – with Attitude 607

Saturday, 3 September
9:53AM DISABILITY Significant Appointment for Disability Community 133

Friday, 2 September
5:43PM DISABILITY Greens welcome appointment of first Disability Commissioner 110
4:31PM DISABILITY New Human Rights Commissioner appointed for disability issues 103

Monday, 8 August
9:28AM DISABILITY Getting spinal injury victims back on their feet 116

Monday, 1 August
8:59AM DISABILITY The National Foundation for the Deaf: New phone service a major step forward 195

Thursday, 28 July
4:41PM DISABILITY Communications upgrade for hearing and speech impaired communities 167

Wednesday, 27 July
2:17PM DISABILITY Positive Employer Attitudes The Key 137
2:15PM DISABILITY Accessible Christchurch – Everybody Everytime! 139

Tuesday, 26 July
6:04PM DISABILITY The Wilson Home Trust To Mark 75 Years 173
5:46PM DISABILITY It's time to celebrate people with attitude 290

Monday, 18 July
6:11PM DISABILITY Autism support must be recognised as a frontline service 170

Friday, 15 July
9:33AM DISABILITY The National Foundation for the Deaf: 'And Now We Are Eight'. 321

Saturday, 2 July
8:48AM DISABILITY It's time to celebrate people with attitude 157

Friday, 24 June
7:30AM DISABILITY Helen Keller Communication Day inspires deafblind New Zealanders 196

Wednesday, 15 June
2:15AM DISABILITY June 2011 ANSWD newsletter 1142

Monday, 23 May
3:18PM DISABILITY Hearing Association a winner from 2011 Oticon Foundation grants round 204

Friday, 22 April
12:14PM DISABILITY ANSWD flyer 2011 256

Thursday, 21 April
1:12PM DISABILITY Tony Ryall misleads over cost of disability support care 157

Friday, 15 April
8:25AM DISABILITY Paralympics New Zealand Team to Arafura Games 163

Monday, 28 March
9:01AM DISABILITY Kiwis have the sexiest accents, says survey 539

Thursday, 17 March
3:02PM DISABILITY March 2011 ANSWD Newsletter 5500

Tuesday, 8 March
5:20PM DISABILITY Reducing the impacts of domestic violence on disabled people 272

Wednesday, 2 March
3:50PM DISABILITY The Royal NZ Foundation of the Blind seeks Canterbury members 164

Monday, 28 February
9:37AM DISABILITY Victoria student provides crucial service for deaf community in aftermath of earthquake 184

Friday, 18 February
8:18AM DISABILITY People First NZ says, "No to reinstitutionalisation" 128

Thursday, 17 February
1:34PM DISABILITY Worrying times ahead for disability sector and NZ business following Court of Appeal decision 590
1:32PM DISABILITY Disabled people must continue to have access to community living options 202

Wednesday, 16 February
7:08AM DISABILITY Changing attitudes the key to ensuring equality 164