Disability Information and Advisory Support Services
In Northland, there are a range of organisations providing a Disability Information Advisory Service about a specific disability, or disability in general.
Get more information about these individual organisations and how to contact them in Northland.
Following the success of the inaugural Senior’s Expo last year, Kerikeri Retirement Village is holding their second one on Saturday 8th March from 9.30 until 4pm. The theme for this year’s Expo is Health, Wealth and Wellbeing.
This year the Expo will be even bigger and better than last year’s and will be held at the Turner Centre on Cobham in Kerikeri.
The Dargaville Field Days 2014 are racing up - 27th February to 1st March - State Highway 14, Dargaville.
Come along and visit the Tiaho/DIAS stand - Site 607 – inside Rural Pavilion 1, right beside Food Court 1.
CCS Disability Action, 155 Whare Roopu Community House and Barnardos are hosting two FREE workshops aimed at reducing bullying for young people.
Open Your Wings - Reducing Bullying is for parents, carers and young people . The content is designed to provide information, strategies and support to whanau and young people.
The Parent and Family Resource Centre are hosting this FREE Rolling with Resilience workshop in two formats -
As a single full day workshop - 9.30 until 4pm on Wednesday 26th February or
As two half day workshops from 9.30 until 1pm on Thursday 27th February and at the same time on Thursday 6th March.
Are you a carer, parent, friend or family member of a person with a disability and or a medical condition?
This FREE Seminar delivered by Water Safety NZ around making access to aquatics easier could be very beneficial to you and your MATE.
MATE - Making Aquatics a Terrific Experience will give you information, skills and confidence to take a person with a medical condition and/or disability to the pool for recreation activities.
Here is MS Northland’s February 2014 Newsletter for you all to enjoy.
As well as New Years messages, helpful websites to visit and upcoming events there is also an inspirational story from one of your members about her overseas trip - a good read!
The latest update on MND, which is a collection of various snippets put together by your Fieldwork Support / Fieldworker for MND - Auckland North – Far North, is out now.
There is a lot of good information in this update, announcements, advice etc
Read the update here: