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MPs Recommend Euthanasia Bill Die A Natural Death.

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Family First NZ says that the Select Committee considering David Seymour’s assisted suicide bill have been unable to agree that the bill be passed, and warn that the bill is...

Shift in mindset needed to address education inequality.

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Broad shift in mindset needed to address deeply-rooted education inequality

New Zealand's two deaf education centres to merge.

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New Zealand's two deaf education centres will become one next year as the Auckland and Christchurch schools merge.

Simon Gault collaborates with Autism New Zealand

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When Simon Gault learned about the struggles autistics and their families face he was heartbroken, so he has teamed up with Autism New Zealand for Autism Awareness Month to help...

Calls for easier access to communication aids for disabled groups

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There are calls for easier access to assistive technology that gives some disabled people a voice.

Doctor’s plight to fix disability sector

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Dr Jordan Nguyen has spent his career trying to find innovative solutions to centralise the disability sector. He spoke to Sasha Borissenko.

How people with disabilities are weaving dreams in Napier

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Last year, the weavery and a candle-making workshop moved from Hohepa’s main site in Clive, to Tennyson St, in Napier’s city centre.

NZSL Video Interpreting Service extending to weekends.

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The service that allows people using New Zealand Sign Language (NZSL) to phone others by using an interpreter will soon be available at weekends, Broadcasting, Communications and Digital Media Minister...

Turia speaks out against End of Life Choice Bill.

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Former Minister for Disability Issues, Associate Minister for Health, and founder and the founder and former leader of the Māori Party, Dame Tariana Turia speaks out against the End of...

Gala day to raise funds and awareness for Whangārei's Kind Hands Respite Care Cottage.

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A gala day has been organised in Whangārei to raise funds and awareness for children who are medically fragile or have a disability.