Disability Information Advisory Services

Disability Information Advisory Services (DIAS) provide free independent information and advice to disabled people, their families, whānau, āiga, caregivers, providers and the general public. Please find a list of these and other helpful services that might be right for you.

Services are listed in alphabetical order by name.

A

Altogether Autism

Location: Nationwide
Website: Altogether Autism - information and advice New Zealand

Ambury Park Centre for Riding Therapy Inc

Location: Auckland
Website: Ambury Park Centre, Riding Therapy

Assistance Dogs Trust New Zealand (ADNZT)

Location: Nationwide
Website: Assistance Dogs Trust New Zealand

Autism NZ Inc.

Location: Nationwide
Website: Autism New Zealand - Every step together

Aspire Canterbury

Location: Christchurch
Website: Aspire Canterbury - Inspiring independent living

B

Blind Low Vision New Zealand

Location: Nationwide
Website: Blind, Low Vision New Zealand

Barrier Free NZ Trust

Location: Christchurch
Website: Barrier Free New Zealand

Brain Injury Association

Location: Nationwide
Website: Brain Injury Association New Zealand

C

Carers New Zealand

Location: Nationwide
Website: Carers New Zealand

CCS Disability Action

Location: Nationwide
Website: CCS Disability Action New Zealand

Complex Care Group

Location: Nationwide
Website: Complex Care Group New Zealand

D

Deaf Aotearoa New Zealand

Location: Nationwide
Website: Deaf Aotearoa New Zealand

Deaf Society of Canterbury Inc

Location: Canterbury
Website: Deaf Society of Canterbury

Disability Connect (Parent and Family Resource Centre Inc. trading as Disability Connect)

Location: Auckland
Website: Disability Connect - Helping Families

Disabled Citizens Society Otago Inc. (Cargill Enterprises)

Location: Otago
Website: Cargill Enterprises - Employment opportunities

E

Enable New Zealand

Location: Nationwide
Website: Enable New Zealand

F

Federation of Disability Information Centres

Location: Nationwide
Website: Federation of Disability Information Centres

G

Gisborne Riding for the Disabled Club Inc.

Location: Gisborne
Website: New Zealand Riding School for the Disabled Association

H

Hearing Association New Zealand

Location: Nationwide
Website: Hearing New Zealand

Healthcare New Zealand

Location: Nationwide
Website: Healthcare New Zealand

Huntington's Disease Association New Zealand

Location: Nationwide
Website: Huntington's Disease Association New Zealand

Huria Management Trust

Location: Nationwide
Website: Huria Management Trust - Māori health & social services, education and training

I

IDEA Services Ltd

Location: Nationwide
Website: Idea Services

IHC New Zealand

Location: Nationwide
Website: IHC New Zealand

Independent Living Service (ILS)

Location: Nationwide
Website: Independent Living Charitable Trust

L

Life Unlimited National

Location: Nationwide
Website: Life Unlimited

M

Mobility Centre Hamilton

Location: Hamilton
Website: Mobility Centre

Mobility Centre Tauranga

Location: Tauranga
Website: Mobility Centre

Motor Neurone Disease Association of NZ

Location: Nationwide
Website: Motor Neurone Disease New Zealand

Multiple Sclerosis and Parkinson's Society of Canterbury Inc

Location: Christchurch
Website: Multiple Sclerosis and Parkinson's Society

Multiple Sclerosis Society of NZ

Location: Nationwide
Website: Multiple Sclerosis Society of NZ

Muscular Dystrophy NZ

Location: Nationwide
Website: Muscular Dystrophy NZ

N

National Foundation for the Deaf

Location: Nationwide
Website: National Foundation for the Deaf

New Zealand Riding for the Disabled Association

Location: Nationwide
Website: New Zealand Riding for the Disabled Association

Nga Kete Matauranga Charitable Trust

Location: Invercargil
Website: Nga Kete Matauranga Charitable Trust

Ngati Kapo o Aotearoa Inc

Location: Nationwide
Website: Ngati Kapo o Aotearoa

Ngati Maniapoto Marae

Location: Nationwide
Website: Ngati Maniapoto Marae

Ngāti Porou Hauora Inc

Location: Nationwide
Website: Ngāti Porou Hauora

NorthAble (Northland Disabilities Resource Centre)

Location: Northland
Website: NorthAble

 

 

O

Otago Association for Deaf Incorporated

Location: Dunedin
Website: Otago Association for Deaf Incorporated

P

Parent to Parent

Location: Nationwide
Website: Parent to Parent New Zealand

People First NZ

Location: Nationwide
Website: People First

The Prader-Willi Syndrome Association

Location: Nationwide
Website: Prader-Willi Syndrome Association

R

Raukawa Trust

Location: Tokaroa
Website: Raukawa Trust

Raukura Hauora O Tainui

Location: Waikato
Website: Raukura Hauora O Tainui

S

Sommerville Disability Support Services

Location: Wanganui
Website: Sommerville Disability Support Services

Stuttering Treatment and Research Trust (START)

Location: Nationwide
Website: START - Stuttering Treatment and Research Trust

Standards and Monitoring Services with Care Matters

Location: Nationwide
Website:

T

Taranaki APEPSI Trust

Location: New Plymouth
Phone: 06 751 1444

Te Kohao Health Kirikiriroa Marae

Location: Kirikiriroa
Website: Te Kohao Health Kirikiriroa Marae

Te Korowai Hauora o Hauraki

Location: North Island
Website: Te Korowai Hauora o Hauraki

Te Oranganui Trust Inc

Location: Whanganui
Website: Te Oranganui Trust Inc

Te Whanau Tokotokorangi Charitable Trust

Location: Rotorua
Website: Te Whanau Tokotokorangi Charitable Trust

Tiaho Trust

Location: Whangarei
Website: Tiaho Trust

Tui Ora Ltd

Location: New Plymouth
Website: Tui Ora Ltd

Tuwharetoa Health Services

Location: Turangi
Website: Tuwharetoa Health Services

V

Vaka Tautua

Location: Nationwide
Website: Vaka Tautua