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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.

Promoting choice and control

Find out about the work that the Office for Disability Issues has been leading to promote disabled people having more choice and control over their lives, so they are better able to make decisions and experience self-determination

ODI media release - 29 November 2016

All Kiwis have a role to play in making New Zealand a non-disabling society for the one in four New Zealanders with an impairment, says the Office for Disability Issues.