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Come to Forum North on August 14th and 15th. Tiaho Trust will be hosting our Getting Out There – Making the Most of Living Expo. This Expo, supported by Bupa and the Northern Advocate, is for all members of the community who have an interest in health and mobility, including seniors and those who want to make the most of living! More Information
Reality TV, how does that mesh with disability and able bodied actors in disabled roles? Read Jonny Wilkinson's latest column for his take on it. More Information
If you, or a member of your household or community has a disability or any special requirement that may affect the ability to cope in a disaster, make arrangements now to get the support you need. More Information
NorthAble's Information Update for 11th June is out now and includes details of premises to lease, a request for clothing items suitable to wear to a ball and much more! More Information
This is for those who missed the Pecha Kucha night at Bank St Social Club on 6th May, and those who enjoyed it and would like to see it again. More Information
"Lifes perils and fortunes can be like layers of Swiss cheese - you never know what hole you're going to fall through." Jonny's latest column to appear in The Northern Advocate: More Information
Entries are open for the IHC Art Awards 2015. And this year artists can enter online for the first time. More Information
"This film is both an affirmation of human spirit and a joy to watch."
David Rutherford, Chief Human Rights Commissioner, New Zealand Human Rights Commission More Information
The Stroke Foundation are advertising for a new Community Stroke Advisor in Northland. More Information
Disability in the movies - Mad Max: Fury Road - "In the world of Mad Max disability is portrayed across the spectrum of good and evil, beautiful and ugly.
As in life, disability spans all ages, ethnicity, and gender."
Mobility scooters and power chairs are great, but how do you use them in a way that is safe for both you and the other people you are sharing the space with? What are your legal responsibilities? & have you ever considered doing a training course? More Information
The video of our celebrations of the International Day of People with Disability held at Toll Stadium on 3rd December 2014 is available for you to view on youtube. More Information
Read Jonny's latest column 'A Different Light' and learn from his backfired prank! More Information
2015 marks the 30th birthday of MND NZ – the Motor Neurone Disease Association of NZ Inc. More Information
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It's New Zealand Sign Language week May 4th - 10th 2015 and there are huge celebrations and events happening all around the country. More Information