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System transformation

Work to transform the disability support system is under way with a co-design team holding a series of workshop. Read about what's happening.
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Law & Policy

New NZSL e-learning resource

Learn NZSL is a free e-learning resource developed by the Deaf Studies Research Unit at Victoria University of Wellington, supported by the NZSL Fund.
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ODI Newsletter 31 March 2017

See the latest newsletter to read our Director's message and hear about the next Minister's Disability Forum, update on the Disability Strategy 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 Newsletter - 6 March 2017

See the newsletter for 6 March 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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ODI Newsletter - January 2017

Read January's 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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Minister's Forum - Questions and Answers

The Minister for Disability Issues hosted a forum in Wellington on 15 December 2016. On this page you can find answers to some of the questions asked at the forum and additional information.
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NZSL Fund applications closed

Applications are open for grants from the NZSL Fund between $5,000 to $80,000 (excluding GST) for one year. The theme for this round of funding is 'Strengthening NZSL in the home and Deaf community'.
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ODI December newsletter

See the latest newsletter from the Office for Disability Issues to hear a message from the Minister, learn about the new website, read the Minister's annual report on the 2001 Strategy, learn about the Disability Confident campaign and more...
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