We believe in the social model of disability - that disabled people are disabled by the environment around them, not sickness and physical impairments.
“Accessibility allows us to tap into everyone’s potential.”
- Debra Ruh
WHAT PEOPLE SAY
NZ 'not even close' to being accessible enough for disabled
Having free, easy access to a bathroom while out in New Zealand's biggest city feels like it should be a basic human right, but one Auckland mum says it's not that simple planning a day out for her family...
High-rise housing will exclude disabled people unless rules improve – critics
A focus on high-density housing in Auckland may result in homes that disabled people cannot access unless building regulations improve, critics say...
A NZ study into the lives of disabled youth concluded that "ableism", through the attitudes from non-disabled people, was the biggest barrier they faced in participation in daily life.