Inclusive NZ welcomes Interim Chief Executive Following the resignation, late last year, of Michael White, Inclusive NZ is very pleased to announce the appointment of our interim chief executive Gordon Pryde! Gordon will be taking up the role on 26th February 2019. The Inclusive NZ board is looking forward to working alongside Gordon as he helps us drive our […]
Inclusive NZ administers the Training and Workforce Development Fund, on behalf of the Ministry of Social Development. The Fund enables staff members from MSD funded employment, participation and inclusion services to apply for funding to undertake training. To date, sixteen rounds of the Fund have been completed. Funding for Round 17 will become available in the next couple of weeks, […]
Welcome back and hello 2019! We trust you have had the opportunity for a restful and relaxing break. As you are aware, we have been working with Michael White to broaden the scope of memberships and services of Inclusive NZ to ensure we continue to reflect the needs of people with disabilities. With some really exciting opportunities on the horizon, […]
🌟 BREAKING NEWS 🌟 We are delighted to share with you some very exciting breaking news: the government has just announced the sign off on a major accessibility work programme. In the press release, Minister Sepuloni says Cabinet has approved a work programme to thoroughly explore how we can achieve full accessibility for disabled people and all New Zealanders. She also affirms […]
Áine Kelly-Costello is community organiser for the Access Alliance Access Matters campaign for an accessibility law at the heart of a more inclusive Aotearoa. She is also interning as a digital producer at Newshub and enjoys playing Celtic music.