The HRMI rights tracker paints a sobering but not unsurprising picture of the grim realities facing families with a disabled family member. Parent members of Parents of Vision Impaired NZ (PVI) have, over the past three decades, constantly advocated for the right of their vision impaired child to a fully inclusive and accessible education, to… Continue Reading Press release 25 June 2020: HRMI rights tracker.
The Ministry of Education is seeking feedback on a draft Disability and Learning Support Action Plan to help children and young people who need it get the extra support they need to learn. It’s important your voice is included. Consultation closes 31 October 2018. Share your feedback at www.conversation.education.govt.nz/disability-and-learning/
From the Ministry of Education comes the most recent Draft of the Disability and Learning Support Action Plan. Below you will find the attached draft plan itself and the link for more information regarding the Disability and Learning Support Plan. Please read and feel free to share around. Comments are welcome. Draft_Learning_Support_Plan_A3s_21.9.18
David Heather has been working with Care Matters to organise this workshop in Levin on the evening of 19th June. It promises “Current, relevant, practical information for family, whanau and carers of children and adults with disabilities.”, and a light tea. Check the flyer for registration details: Explore – Learn – Connect: Care Matters workshop, Levin