We are the focal point in government on disability issues. We are working toward a vision of New Zealand being a non-disabling society - a place where disabled people have an equal opportunity to achieve their goals and aspirations.

ODI newsletter - 6 March 2017

See the latest newsletter to read the Minister's message and hear about the next Minister's Disability Forum, our Acting Director, applications for the permanent Director role, supporting disabled people's exercise of legal capacity and more...
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Transforming the disability support system

The Government has made decisions on the next steps for transforming New Zealand's disability support system. Find out what happens next and how you can be involved.
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ODI January 2017 newsletter

Read the latest ODI newsletter to find out about the next steps for making the new Disability Strategy work, the Director heading to a new role at WHO, the appointment of an Acting Director and other topical news.
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These outcome areas will contribute to achieving the vision of the New Zealand Disability Strategy.