Data from the latest New Zealand Health Survey from the Ministry of Health now includes child disability statistics. Learn about the key results.
News from Whaikaha
Our thoughts are with everyone affected by the Christchurch Port Hills fires. Find information on how to get support and up-to-date news.
A new formal agreement was signed today between Whaikaha and the National Enabling Good Lives Leadership Group.
More choices, more control over the life you want to lead. We're working with the disabled community to deliver change and give you more decision-making control around the support you receive.
Get to know Whaikaha - Ministry of Disabled People, our role in Government and our commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi.
Find out about the history of disability in Aotearoa New Zealand and the journey that led to our new Ministry.
Discover why we're transforming the disability system in line with the Enabling Good Lives (EGL) principles.
Have your say
One in four New Zealanders identifies as disabled. That's a lot of lives we can make a difference in.
We want the voices of our disabled community to have a true part in shaping the future. If you are a disabled person, family/whānau member, friend or supporter, have your say.