Category: Inclusive NZ Community

Education for All logo.

Education for all – Open Letter

Dear Minister Parata The Education for All network is made up of disabled people, families, educators and service providers.  We are disappointed and frustrated at the continued lack of commitment to ensuring that disabled people have access to a properly resourced and inclusive education. We have had countless reviews, consultation and inquiries into ‘special education’…
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September 23, 2016 0

DTS EPIC Pathways

As the saying goes; change brings opportunity, and DTS EPIC Pathways, is not one to turn down an opportunity to make a change for good. That is why, just shy of a year ago, the Napier based organisation decided to change their name from Disability Training Services to DTS EPIC Pathways, to better reflect who…
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September 2, 2016 0

Andrew’s Story

University may not be for everyone, but for first year student Andrew Fisher, it is exactly where he wants to be. Now immersing himself into his second paper, which will go towards a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Anthropology, it has been a long journey to get there which has involved a lot of planning,…
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September 1, 2016 0
Wellington Aftercare people walking on a court.

Wellington Aftercare Association

When you stroll through the central hub of the Wellington After-Care Association – ACE House, it’s easy to see why its members feel right at home. No doubt this is due to there being such a vast array of activities on offer – to satisfy even the most discerning mind, but also due to the…
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August 19, 2016 0
Pou Whakaaro Community Hub

Pou Whakaaro – Collaboration creates new community hub

Creating a multi-purpose Community Hub in the Eastern Bay of Plenty is one step closer thanks to a design collaboration between Pou Whakaaro and the Unitec School of Architecture. Through the collaboration a detailed plan of the project has been designed and released with three potential sites being put forth in the proposal. Potential services…
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April 15, 2016 0