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ODI January newsletter

Read the latest ODI website 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 news.

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.

Disability Etiquette

You don’t have to feel awkward when dealing with disabled people. On this page you can find practical tips to follow.

NZSL Fund applications open

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'.

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...

Minister holding open forum - 15 December 2016

The Minister for Disability Issues, Hon Nicky Wagner, is holding an open forum on Thursday 15 December 2016 at 9.30am to 11.00am at the Ministry for Social Development, Aurora Centre, 56 The Terrace, Wellington.